Beware Carbon Monoxide: The Quiet Killer

Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless gas that is extremely poisonous and can kill within minutes. In the US each year, nearly 500 die while as many as 20,000 visit emergency rooms for exposure primarily from poorly-maintained heating systems or gas stoves and gas-powered generators used for heat or power during storms.
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National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week: October 22-28

Prevent Children’s Exposure to Lead Lead poisoning can be prevented. The key is to keep children from coming in contact with lead. If children are lead poisoned they must be treated. Learn how to prevent children’s exposure to lead. There are many ways you can reduce children’s exposure to lead before they are harmed. Lead hazards in
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