It’s not just the lead paint on the toys; now it’s dangerous levels of lead in candy! State health officials announced on Wednesday that Mexican candy sold under the names Barrilito and Miguelito contain dangerous levels of lead. According to officials at the Dpartment of Public Health, the candies could be harmful to infants, young children and pregnant women. These dangerous products are distributed by Montebello-based TJ Candy Corp., which has initiated a voluntary recall
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