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How can lead affect your unborn child?
Lead stored in your body can be released from your bones and passed to your unborn child.
Possible affects on your unborn child may include:
- Damage to the developing brain
- Being born too soon
- Slowed growth
- Learning and behavior problems
How can lead affect a pregnant woman?
Possible affects of lead to a pregnant woman:
- High blood pressure