You canâ€™t touch it, see it, or smell it but radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer outside of cigarette smoking.
Radon is a naturally occurring radioactive gas. Itâ€™s found in soil, rock, and even water as the breakdown of uranium. When uranium is broken down, itâ€™s released into the air and can build up, causing critical long-term health effects.
Original Article Source Credits: Healthline , https://www.healthline.com/
Article Written By: Rajiv Bahl
Original Article Posted on: February 12, 2019
Link to Original Article: https://www.healthline.com/health-news/what-to-know-about-radon-dangers