Lead levels of 10 micrograms per decilitre
caused almost three times higher levels of antisocial behaviour and also hyperactivity.
In comparison, those who skipped breakfast had a lead concentration of 7.2 micrograms per decilitre
. Lead poisoning, defined as a blood lead level of 10 micrograms or higher, was identified in 8% of children with a regular breakfast habit and 10% of breakfast-skipping children.
RIGA -- In the first quarter of 2016, beer production in Latvia dropped 16 per cent year-on-year to 1.537 million decilitres
, the Excise Goods Administration of the Latvian State Revenue Service (VID) reported.
Pathologist Dr Alan Rees said a post- mortem examination showed there were 481 milligrams of alcohol in 100 decilitres
of blood which, he said 'was enough to result in death even in those accustomed to drinking'.