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Is your home safe from radon?

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Radon is the largest environmental cancer risk and the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. Fortunately, the risk is largely preventable.


More than 40 percent of Minnesota homes have dangerous levels of radon gas. State health officials say every home should be tested. To emphasize the importance of radon testing, Governor Mark Dayton has declared January "Radon Action Month" in Minnesota.

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