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Health effects of radon

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Radon is a radioactive, colorless, odorless, tasteless noble gas, occurring naturally as the ..... The health hazard from radon does not come primarily from radon itself, but rather from the radioac...

Radon Facts - what is radon? Where does radon come from? Who ...

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Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer. Radon-induced lung cancer costs the United States over $2 billion dollars per year in both direct and indirect  ...

WHERE DOES RADON COME FROM? - Rockford Radon

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The gas moves through the soil freely because it is chemically non-reactive and does not combine with other materials. When the radon gas reaches the outdoor  ...

Radon Facts - DSP Home Inspections

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How Does Radon Enter Your House? As radon gas moves up through the soil, it can be drawn into your home ...

Frequently Asked Questions About Radon | National Radon ...

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Frequently Asked Questions About Radon. General Radon Questions · Radon Testing in Real Estate · Radon Testing Basics · Radon Mitigation · Radon in Water ...

WHERE DOES RADON COME FROM?

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Radon Alert. 51. INVESTIGATION 7. INTRODUCTION. Rocks form in three major ways, and are therefore divided into three groups: igneous, sedimentary, and ...

Does Your House Have a Radon Problem? - Healthy Home Center ...

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Oct 15, 2015 ... Radon is a toxic gas you can't see or smell, but it can cause serious health problems, like lung cancer. Learn about radon test kits.

Radon | US EPA

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May 17, 2016 ... US EPA information resources and links about this gas, its health effects, and its control.

Radon and Cancer - National Cancer Institute

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What is radon? How is the general population exposed to radon? How does radon cause cancer? How many people develop lung cancer because of exposure ...

Does your home have high radon? : TreeHugger

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Jan 14, 2014 ... We answer your questions for radon awareness month. ... and save you the money on more reliable testing if the results come back low.

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Radon | American Lung Association

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Where Does Radon Indoors Come From? Radon is emitted from the ground and enters a home through cracks in walls, basement floors, foundations and other ...

Is There Radon Gas in Your Home? - Mercola

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May 14, 2012 ... High radon gas levels in your home may put you at risk of lung cancer. ... Where Does Radon Come From, and How Does it Cause Cancer?

Radon - American Cancer Society

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Outdoors, radon generally disperses and does not reach high levels. ... more likely for people who work in uranium processing factories or who come in contact ...