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

"Healthful Hint" "Healthy Homes for Families"

Home should be a place of safety and refuge, but there can be hidden dangers. With people spending more time at home during the pandemic, it is a great time to review some home health and safety tips. Did you know? Radon gas causes around 488...[Read More]

Date Published: 09/01/2020

McFarland Lions to raise awareness of radon

The McFarland Lions Club is again partnering with Public Health Madison & Dane County to increase public awareness about the risks of radon and to disseminate radon test kits. Many people correctly believe that smoking is the No. 1 cause of lung cancer,...[Read More]

Date Published: 01/16/2020

Stateline Area Health News in Brief

With dropping temperatures homeowners in Rock County will soon be keeping their windows and doors shut. Because of this, radon gas can become a health concern for many. The health department offers radon test kits for $12.66 each or test kits can be...[Read More]

Date Published: 10/08/2007