People with the highest level of lead had 56 per cent greater odds of having higher total cholesterol.
06 Nov 2018 9:59 AM
At low levels, one microgrammes per deciLitre of lead contamination in the blood causes more than half a point of IQ decrement.
15 Oct 2018 8:29 AM
Scientists from the University of Plymouth in the UK analysed 200 used plastic toys which they found in homes, nurseries and charity shops.
29 Jan 2018 3:26 PM
The team analysed 553 individuals from New Zealand born between 1972-1973 and were followed up to age 38 from all socioeconomic groups.
28 Dec 2017 3:17 PM
Researchers find lead and cadmium on surface of glasses and rims, with 1,000 times higher concentrations.
06 Nov 2017 2:04 PM
Large amount of baby food products contain dangerous chemicals, a new study has found.
30 Oct 2017 5:22 PM
Out of the products analysed, they found that 65 percent contained arsenic, 58 percent contained cadmium, 36 percent contained lead.
28 Oct 2017 4:15 PM
Concentration found in raw food materials is very high compared to threshold value of 2.5mg/kg.
23 Oct 2017 8:40 AM
The substance is known to contain lead and other heavy metals with risk of kidney, hepatic, skin disorders.
20 Sep 2017 7:48 PM