(KUTV) Salt Lake City - Did you know that despite the severe development deficits lead poisoning can cause, only 3% of children are being tested in the state of Utah? Today on Fresh Living Kari & Brooke sat down with Dr. Claudia Fruin MD, Pediatrician and Chairman of the Utah Lead Coalition, to talk about how to prevent lead exposure and the importance of making sure your children are getting tested for lead poisoning regularly.
Salt Lake County Lead Safe Housing Program may help homeowners or renters mitigate lead problems in their home if they qualify.
For more information on whether you qualify go to, SLCO.org/Lead-Safe-Housing/
For Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment go to, UPHE.org