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Testing for Lead in Public School Drinking Water: A Letter to the Editor

Testing for Lead in Public School Drinking Water: A Letter to the Editor
In the 2017 Texas legislative session, we’ve been following a couple of bills related to testing for lead in public school drinking water. On April 16th, board member Jubilee Barton, MD, had a letter to the editor published in the Austin-American Statesman about one of these bills. More ...

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Extreme lead found at El Paso state home

El Paso State Home
"Very high exposure can lead to death," said Anjum Hanafi, executive director of Texas Physicians for Social Responsibility. "This is a very, very serious public health threat."

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Spring 2016 Newsletter

Texas PSR Newsletter
Get a snapshot of TXPSR's latest work and activities by reading our newsletters!

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Texas PSR Receives Generous Grant and Will Launch New Program: Toxic-Free Child!

Texas PSR Receives Generous Grant and Will Launch New Program: Toxic-Free Child!
We are excited to be the recipient of a generous grant from the Episcopal Health Foundation for our new pilot program - Toxic-Free Child! We will educate pregnant women and families about the dangers of common household toxics and ways to prevent health complications, minimize exposure and create ...

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