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Related Links

Health Risks of Radioactive Radon Gas Exposure

Occupational and Environmental Causes of Lung Cancer

R. William Field, PhD, MSa,* and Brian L. Withers, DOb
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3875302/

Click on Listen  in the link below to hear Dr. Bill Field, the nation’s leading epidemiologist and one of the world’s greatest leaders on lung cancer and radon speak about the danger of living with elevated levels of radon.
http://www.niehs.nih.gov/research/supported/dert/programs/peph/podcasts/radon/index.cfm

Listen to what professionals including physicians say about radon
http://www.certi.us/CDPHE_DO/index.html

Radon Control Activities for Lung Cancer Prevention in National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program Plans, 2005–2011
http://www.cdc.gov/pcd/issues/2013/12_0337.htm

Environmental Health Risks of Radioactive Radon Gas–by EPA
http://www.epa.gov/radon/healthrisks.html

Public Summary: Health Effects of Exposure to Indoor Radon

http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=5499&page=1

An Opinion Letter to the NY Times on Radon by Dr. Bill Field
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/29/opinion/the-radon-threat-is-still-with-us.html?_r=0

President’s Cancer Panel – December 4, 2008 by Jay H. Lubin, Ph.D.
http://www.canceriowa.org/Files/Breathing-Easier/PCP_Radon_Presentations.aspx

World Health Organization
http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs291/en/

Iowa Cancer Consortium–Radon
http://www.canceriowa.org/Cancer-Information/Risk—Protective-Factors/Radon.aspx
http://canceriowa.org/breathingeasier.aspx

What a radon mitigation system involves…A video by “This Ole House”
http://www.thisoldhouse.com/toh/video/0,,20046344,00.html

American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists
http://www.aarst.org

American Lung Association of the Upper MidWEST
http://www.healthhouse.org

National Cancer Institute
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Risk/radon

US Environmental Protection Agency
http://www.epa.gov/radon/healthrisks.html

US Environmental Protection Agency–“A Physician’s Guide
http://www.epa.gov/radon

Lung Cancer Screening for People with Radon Exposure History
http://sosradon.org/files/sosradon/webform/Lung%20Cancer%20Screeing%20for%20people%20with%20radon%exposure%20history.pdf

Symptoms of Lung Cancer in Non-Smokers
http://lungcancer.about.com/od/whatislungcancer/a/lungcancernonsmoker.htm

Respiratory Health Association
http://www.lungchicago.org

Radon Awareness.org
http://www.radonawareness.org