Radon is a cancer-causing radioactive gas. You cannot see, smell or taste radon, but it may be a problem in your home.
If you smoke and your home has high radon levels, you’re at high risk for developing lung cancer. Some scientific studies of radon exposure indicate that children may be more sensitive to radon.
The Surgeon General has warned that radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States today.
You can read more facts about Radon and it’s dangers here.