Study the ToxRAP map below and mark symptoms on the EPA Health Problem List to see if you can solve Beverly's mystery!
Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute,
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey;
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; and
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Key Signs/Symptoms of Lead Poisoning in Adults...
Tremor, lack of coordination
and in Infants and Small Children...
Seizures loss of consciousness
(Chronic) learning deficits
Hyperactivity, reduced attention span
Key Signs/Symptoms of Mercury Poisoning
Muscle cramps or tremors
Key Signs Symptoms in Adults...
Rhinitis/pharyngitis, nasal congestion, persistent cough
Wheezing ( bronchial constriction)
Exacerbation of chronic respiratory conditions
and in Infants and Children...
Increased severity of or difficulty in controlling asthma
Frequent upper respiratory infections and/or episodes of otitis media
Persistent middle-ear effusion
Repeated pneumonia, bronchitis
Recognized infectious disease
Exacerbation of asthma
Key Signs / Symptoms
Dizziness or headache
Eye and upper respiratory tract irritation
Elevated blood carboxyhemoglobin levels
Increased frequently of angina in persons with coronary heart disease
Nose, throat discomfort
Allergic skin reaction
Declines in serum cholinesterase levels