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December 15, 2008

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Lead Poisoning in Children
Interview by Moira Gunn

Herbert Needleman has received numerous awards for his work in documenting the effects of lead poisoning in children. Dr. Moira Gunn asks Needleman why we have unleaded paints and gasoline, and how neuro-developmental changes are caused by lead poisoning.

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Herb Needleman featured on NPR's Tech Nation with Moira Gunn