Are you and your family at risk for radon?

Kentucky has the “triple crown of lung cancer” — the country’s highest rate of smoking and high rates of secondhand smoke exposure and radon exposure. Read more about Kentucky’s Radon problems. We’re not in much better shape here in...

Medical Detective determines Radon testing is necessary

The Medical Detective looked into the five radiation controversies women are most worried about these days to get to the truth about what’s really dangerous. Radon: While most background radiation is too weak to be harmful, there’s a common source of radiation danger...

Colorado news station reminds us about radon testing

An stealthy, unwelcome house guest could be in your home and wreaking havoc on your lungs. Don’t just take our word for it. KKCO reminds us all that high levels of radon are found in one in 15 houses in the US. That makes it the leading cause of non-smoking...

Healthy Indoors Magazine talks Radon Mitigation

Among the insights in the January issue is this: Dr. Maria Neira of the World Health Organization said that “Most radon-induced lung cancers occur from low and medium dose exposures in people’s homes. Radon is the second most important cause of lung cancer after...

Radon causes lung cancer – Get tested today!

Mention radon to most people, and you’ll get a blank stare. But mention lung cancer, and you’ve got their attention. Most people don’t know that exposure to radon, an invisible odorless gas, is the leading cause of lung cancer among nonsmokers. But don’t just...