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Charity recalling bracelets over lead

Local anticancer group blames Chinese supplier

The Friends of Mel cancer charity is recalling about 200,000 of these bracelets. The Friends of Mel cancer charity is recalling about 200,000 of these bracelets.
By Jenn Abelson and Carolyn Y. Johnson
Globe Staff / September 22, 2007

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A local cancer charity that has raised more than $1 million for Massachusetts General Hospital by selling memorial bracelets recalled about 200,000 of the beaded accessories yesterday after receiving a report that a 9-month-old boy became ill after ingesting lead when he put one in his mouth. (Full article: 1022 words)

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