Where Was Radon Discovered?

Nowadays we know and understand how radioactivity affects our life both in positive and negative ways. On the positive side, it is used by archaeologists and paleontologists to determine the age of their discoveries such as fossils, mummies, and relics of ancient civilizations.It is also used in medicine to diagnose and treat certain diseases. On…

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Can Radon Cause Cancer?

Since a close family member discovered the presence of high radon concentrations in his home, I’ve been more proactive in trying to spread awareness about the subject of radon and the tools people have to prevent its consequences. And even though I’m happy to say that I’ve seen an increase of widespread knowledge and more…

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Can Radon Cause Cancer?

A Look Into The Current Perception of This Household Hazard Since a close family member discovered the presence of high radon concentrations in his home, I’ve been more proactive in trying to spread awareness about the subject of radon and the tools people have to prevent its consequences. And even though I’m happy to say…

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Test, Fix, Save a Life By Jessica Karns

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has designated January as National Radon Action Month. During the observance, it is the agency’s goal for people throughout the country to recognize that radon is a health hazard with a simple solution. Radon is an odorless, tasteless, and colorless gas, that can seep into your home through the foundation…

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