Health and Wellness : Six million Americans have lead-tainted water in homes, schools: report

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    Six million Americans have lead-tainted water in homes, schools: report


    Washington (AFP) - Some six million Americans have drinking water tainted with higher levels of lead than allowed by US federal guidelines, the USA Today reported on Thursday ...


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    Six million Americans have lead-tainted water in homes, schools: report

    Some six million Americans have drinking water tainted with higher levels of lead than allowed by US federal guidelines, the USA Today reported on Thursday. With the nation focused on a major crisis in Flint, Michigan, where lead from aging...
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    Children are the population most vulnerable to the pernicious effects of lead, a toxin which affects the neurological system and can lead to permanent learning delays and behavioral problems (AFP Photo/Bill Pugliano)


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    That's very very shocking. Luckily i use a filter.
     
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    When the Water goes Framily, its all over.

    India has the most people without clean water, report says


    NEW DELHI (AP) — India has the world's highest number of people without access to clean water — imposing a major financial burden for some of the country's poorest people, according to a report released Tuesday ...


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    A water man or locally called as 'bhari' leaves to deliver water to houses after filling from a roadside hand pump while in Kolkata, India, Tuesday, March 22, 2016. A report says India has the world's highest number of people without access to clean water. The international charity Water Aid says 75.8 million Indians or 5 percent of the country's 1.25 billion population are forced to either buy water at high rates or use supplies that are contaminated with sewage or chemicals. (AP Photo/ Bikas Das)

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