In 2018, an estimated 154,050 Americans will die from lung cancer . While many of them are current or former tobacco users, approximately 30,000 individuals will have never smoked or used any form of tobacco . So, how did these people, who had taken a significant precaution, develop lung cancer? According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), exposure to radon gas was the primary culprit.
War on Radon and What You Need to Know
By Carolyn Koke, Spruce Environmental Technologies, Inc. | WorkingRe.com
Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer in both men and women. According to American Lung Association, American Cancer Society, and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 158,040 American citizens will die from lung cancer this year—more than colorectal, breast and prostate cancers combined. Continue Reading →