The Scafell Project

Show your support for The Scafell Project (Screen Children At-risk For Elevated Lead Levels) and help introduce screening in the UK. Email

Are your Ayurvedic Medicines Lead Poisoning You?

Are you taking any Ayurvedic Medicines that contain Bbhasmas (ashes) of Metals? eg Mahayograj Guggulu Ekangvir Ras or Manasmithra Vatika(pictured) If so, please stop immediately and ask your doctor for a blood lead test! What’s going on? Ayurvedic medicine is one of the most popular traditional medicines widely practised in India, Nepal and surrounding countries. […]

Lockdown, DIY and Lead

The committee of The LEAD Group (who are based in the UK, Australia and New Zealand) have recognised that many people could be turning to DIY decorating during the coronavirus lockdown. We anticipate that many will not be fully aware of the dangers of dealing with old lead paint. To try and help we have […]