#Radon is the leading cause of lung cancel among non-smokers.
#lungcancer #celldamage #radonexposure #radoninhome
Breathing radon exposes lungs to small amounts of radiation
It may eventually damage cells in the lining of the lungs
The risk of lung #cancer is higher in those who have lived for many years in a radon contaminated house
Produced from the breakdown of #uranium in soil and rocks
Occurs naturally outdoors in harmless amounts
Levels highest closer to the ground
Where does it enter the home?
Cracks in solid floors
Cracks in Walls
Gaps in Suspended Floors
Around Service Pipes
Through the Concrete Floor
Interested in Radon Testing? Call Hawkeye Home Inspections to test right away: 978-897-7130.