National Cancer Prevention Month and Identifying Carcinogens Found in Occupational and Residential Environments

According to the National Foundation for Cancer Research, there are approximately 1,700,000 new diagnosed cancer cases each year in the United States alone. A large percentage of these cancers, some researchers believe the figure is as high as 50%, can...[Read More]

Date Published: 02/21/2020

Get a free radon test kit during National Radon Action Month

During National Radon Action Month, officials are encouraging homeowners to test for the cancer-causing gas. Kevin Stewart, director of environmental health with the American Lung Association, said his organization is offering free test kits this month,...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/07/2020

From laminates to granite, countertop options abound By ADRIAN SAINZ AP Business Writer October 17, 2008 * Post a Comment * Recommend * Print this page * E-mail this article * Share o Del.icio.us o Facebook

Picking a durable and good-looking countertop is a way to make a kitchen both comfortable and practical. The nicer and more expensive countertops, made from granite or quartz also can add value to your home. One issue with granite is that radon is...[Read More]

Date Published: 10/17/2008