Most children in Iowa get lead poisoning from chipping and peeling lead based paint in homes built before 1960. Children often become lead poisoned from putting items that have lead dust on them in their mouths or from inhaling lead dust. Other sources of lead poisoning can be lead glazed pottery or certain home remedies including ayurvedic herbal supplements. In many cases, the local health department will investigate your child's lead poisoning to determine the source of the lead and help you to eliminate the lead hazards.
Anytime a driver is arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs in Iowa, there are penalties and fines in place. Punishment includes steep fees, jail time, driver's license revocat… Read More
Many children play sports, including football, soccer, baseball and basketball among others. Although sports provide a way for children to get exercise, release energy, and become more coordinated, th… Read More
I was in a severe rollover accident, sustaining numerous internal bodily injuries and I lost my eyesight as a result of the accident. I had undergone eight operations and spent months in the hospital and going to doctor appointments. This was a compl…