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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote, and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, and community efforts.

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High levels of lead in paint, soil and other sources can greatly harm the very young. Environmental Health provides information to prevent exposure and investigates high blood levels reported by the medical community to determine sources and remediation actions required to prevent additional exposure.

For more information on lead poisoning prevention in the State of Florida, please visit