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Radon is one of the leading causes of lung cancer deaths among nonsmokers in America and claims the lives of about 20,000 Americans each year. If high radon levels are de...

Tuesday, January 15th

The cold season is upon us, which means homeowners will be closing up their houses and cranking up their heat in order to keep themselves and their loved ones warm. Durin...

Wednesday, December 12th

November is lung cancer awareness month world-wide. Now is the time to bring additional attention and focus to radon induced lung cancer, the cancer that kills more peopl...

Wednesday, November 7th

The EPA has given $1.2 million to 32 state and local governments, tribes, and non-profits to improve indoor air quality. This includes Radon! This means better protection...

Friday, October 26th

Radon causes thousands of deaths every year. These deaths could have been prevented if homeowners had taken a more active role in protecting themselves and their loved on...

Friday, October 12th

More to worry about?... one more thing making us sick? One of the biggest risk factors for lung cancer is colorless, odorless and may be lurking in your home. This unsusp...

Monday, September 24th

If you have not already done so, it is a very smart idea to ask your family physician about radon exposure. Recently, even more attention is being directed at the risks o...

Thursday, September 6th

In a recent article, "Presence of Radon Gas in Your Home", Dr. Joseph Mercola addresses the risks of high levels of radon in homes across the country. Dr. Mercola has gra...

Wednesday, June 27th

Popular queen of disco, Donna Summers' recent loss to lung cancer is once again raising questions between the link of this deadly disease and nonsmokers. Summers' spokesm...

Wednesday, May 30th

The popularity of TV crime dramas like Law and Order is easy to understand. With each episode, we get to see how detectives, investigators and prosecuting attorneys (the ...

Tuesday, January 24th

What would you do if you knew there was an invisible gas in your home that had the potential to cause lung cancer in you or your family members? You would probably try to...

Thursday, December 29th

Radon is a dangerous gas that could be lurking in your home without your knowledge. It has been blamed for 20,000 yearly deaths from lung cancer, and is currently the sec...

Thursday, December 29th

Let's tell it like it is. The Holiday Season that begins at Thanksgiving and extends through New Year's Day is a time of overindulgence. With so much festivity going on a...

Wednesday, December 21st

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency considers indoor air quality to be one of the top five environmental risks to public health. Asthma, respiratory ailments, and ir...

Monday, November 28th

Curt Drew, president of National Radon Defense, anticipates an upheaval in radon testing and mitigation to follow the annual trends having been set in years past. Accordi...

Wednesday, November 9th

There's no shortage of maps that tell you how much radon exposure you're likely to face in different parts of the country. The map that's most frequently cited is produce...

Friday, October 28th

The cooler weather draws more than just people indoors, as radon levels are notably higher when trapped inside homes during...

The cooler weather draws more than just people indoors, as radon levels are notably higher when trapped inside homes during the winter months. The Eau Claire City County ...

Monday, October 24th

National Radon Awareness Week, also known as Federal Radon Action Week, begins Monday October, 17 and lasts through October 24. In recognition of the estimated 21,000 vic...

Friday, October 14th

The 5.8 magnitude earthquake that rocked the mid-Atlantic states this August has geologists and radon experts talking about the seismic activity's effect on radon levels....

Friday, September 30th

A study conducted by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment shows that 73 percent of Coloradoans are aware of the dangers of radon. Out of this group on...

Tuesday, September 13th

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