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Research & Reviews  137 results

Mitigation of lead toxicity in Vigna radiata genotypes by silver nanoparticles.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2022.119606
Environmental Pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987); Chen F, Aqeel M et. al.

Jun 19th, 2022 - Heavy metal (HM) contamination of the soil through anthropogenic activities influences the living systems and drastically impacts food chain. This study examined the application of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) in two genotypes (G1 and G2) of Mung ...

Essential Trace Metals as Countermeasure for Lead Toxicity.
https://doi.org/10.1615/JEnvironPatholToxicolOncol.2022040132
Journal of Environmental Pathology, Toxicology and Oncolo... Bhattacharya S

Jun 14th, 2022 - Lead (Pb) is the most common toxic heavy metal that is physiologically non-essential and imposes health complications in animals and humans. Chelation therapy is considered as the definite therapy for acute lead toxicity; clinical uses of chelatin...

Ameliorative effect of methanolic extract of Tribulus terrestris L. on nicotine and lea...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2022.115337
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Aldaddou WA, Aljohani ASM et. al.

May 24th, 2022 - The use of herbal and medicinal plants to treat male infertility is well known in history. Tribulus terrestris L. (TT) belongs to the Zygophyllaceae family and it is used in folk medicine to vitalize and also improve both physical performance and ...

Pediatric Lead Toxicity
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1009587-overview

May 16th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Lead toxicity is a worldwide pediatric problem. Although data continue to demonstrate a decline in the prevalence of elevated blood lead levels (BLLs) in children in the industrialized world, lead remains a common, preventable,...

Pediatric Lead Toxicity
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1009587-overview

May 16th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Lead toxicity is a worldwide pediatric problem. Although data continue to demonstrate a decline in the prevalence of elevated blood lead levels (BLLs) in children in the industrialized world, lead remains a common, preventable,...

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Guidelines  1 results

Prevention of Childhood Lead Toxicity.
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-1493
Pediatrics

Jun 22nd, 2016 - Blood lead concentrations have decreased dramatically in US children over the past 4 decades, but too many children still live in housing with deteriorated lead-based paint and are at risk for lead exposure with resulting lead-associated cognitive...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Bone Lead Levels and College Achievement Scores
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00014885

Mar 23rd, 2006 - This project studies the relationship between lead exposure and academic achievement in college students. Most studies of the neurobehavioral effects of lead have focused on performances at the low end of the distribution. There is evidence that l...

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News  16 results

Half of Adults Lost IQ Points to Lead Toxicity
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/969710

Mar 8th, 2022 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I'm Dr F. Perry Wilson of the Yale School of Medicine. And this is lead I have always been darkly fascinated by lead. As ...

The End of the Road for Lead Screening?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/913057

May 21st, 2019 - How Much Should We Worry About Lead? Five years ago, the residents of Flint, Michigan, saw a startling change in their drinking water. It had turned brown, foul-smelling, and bad-tasting. Eventually we learned why. To save money, the city's water ...

What to Do When a Child Has a Toxic Exposure
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/882498

Jul 17th, 2017 - I'm Dr Jessica Weiland, a toxicology fellow at the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry and a practicing physician. I am pleased to join you today as part of the CDC Expert Commentary Series on Medscape. Although taking a thorough envi...

What to Do When a Child Has a Toxic Exposure
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/882498

Jul 17th, 2017 - I'm Dr Jessica Weiland, a toxicology fellow at the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry and a practicing physician. I am pleased to join you today as part of the CDC Expert Commentary Series on Medscape. Although taking a thorough envi...

High Lead Levels From Old Bullet Fragments
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/133138/trauma/high-lead-levels-old-bullet-fragments
Jan Dyer

Mar 8th, 2017 - Bullets and bullet fragments are not always removed if they don’t threaten the injured person’s life. But “retained” bullet fragments (RBFs) can lead to nonspecific symptoms of lead toxicity years later, such as, fatigue, abdominal pain, and memor.

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