When there is a major crisis in our communities, we must act and support one another. The Flint, MI water crisis is an unfortunate and unacceptable issue that must be remedied now and until a healthy and sustainable fix is put into place!
This is somewhat of an unprecedented situation. Usually when we talk about elevated blood-lead levels, it’s about an individual child or an individual family situation. Here you have a large, communal source of lead,” said Dr. Dean Sienko, associate dean for public health at Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine.