How to Identify, Eradicate Exposure

For residents newly concerned about the potential for lead exposure at home, there are relatively simple ways to check for its presence.
For the home, there are simple paint and water tests available at many stores, and a visit to a primary care doctor is all that is needed for a blood test. The toxic heavy metal has been in the news amid a continuing crisis in Michigan, and a nationwide investigation by Reuters found that San Marino has some of the highest percentage of children in Los Angeles County that show high lead elevations in testing. Continue reading “How to Identify, Eradicate Exposure”