Unexpected Health Hazards for Kids: Lead in Water
Most people in North America are lucky enough to be able to turn on their tap and drink clean-tasting, safe water. There is no immediate need to boil water or to buy jugs from the grocery store. So, what's the...
Nationwide Investigation: Unsafe Levels of Lead in Water
Lead in water has been a newsworthy topic in recent years. From the Flint Water Crisis in 2015 to recent Canada-wide tests reporting hazardous lead levels, there has been plenty of lead media coverage. But, why the concern? What are the health...
3 Harms of Drinking Lead
You wake up, turn on the tap, and fill up a glass with cold, clean water or, so you think. However, we should all be asking ourselves “is tap water safe to drink”? Unfortunately, there are many contaminants present in...