Clark County giving away tests to detect radon levels in homes

David Garrett did not know what radon was until a friend at the health department suggested that he pick up a free radon testing kit. "I hung it up right away," the Springfield Twp. resident said, adding that he was shocked when he received the...[Read More]

Date Published: 09/27/2007

Dangers from granite countertops overblown

Health experts generally agree that most granite countertops emit radiation and radon at low levels. But, they say, such emissions are insignificant, especially in comparison with the radiation that's constantly raining down from space or seeping up from...[Read More]

Date Published: 11/30/2008