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March 11, 2009 in City, Idaho, Region
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How radon gas affects humans.

March 8, 2009 in City
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Debbie Greenman’s parents had a radon mitigation system installed in their Deer Park home to lower radon gas in the house to safe levels.

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Debbie Greenman breathes into an incentive spirometer, which measures how well her lungs fill. Greenman recently had part of her left lung removed due to cancer, and she suspects sky-high levels of radon gas in her Deer Lake home might have contributed to the cancer.