/What health effects are associated with lead poisoning?

Table 2 shows some health effects resulting from lead poisoning.

Table 2. Health Effects of Lead Poisoning

ChildrenAdults
Behavioral problemsHypertension (high blood pressure)
Damage to kidneys, nervous system and brainReproductive complications (e.g., infertility in males; miscarriages in
females)
Learning disabilitiesCancer
Loss of visual and motor skills
Slowed or stunted growth
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