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Radon: What You Need to Know

May 7, 2019 ...Radon: What You Need to Know Download the alternative format (PDF format, 486 KB, 4 page) 2007 ISBN: 978-0-662-46970-4 Cat. No.: H128-1/07-515E HC Pub.: 4928 Organization: Health Canada This information sheet provides information to homeowners on radon. It gives a short overview of the possible risks to your health, how radon gets into the home, how you can

Radon: Is it in your home? Information for Health Professionals

May 7, 2019 ...Radon: Is it in your home? Information for Health Professionals Download the alternative format (PDF format, 420 KB, 6 page) April 2018 ISBN: 978-0-660-25828-7 Cat.: H128-1/08-554-4E-PDF Pub.: 170491 Organization: Health Canada Health Canada, the World Health Organization, the US Environmental Protection Agency, and many other respected international

Environmental radiation

Oct 29, 2019 ... Natural radioactive sources Cosmic radiation comes from the sun and outer space. While most cosmic radiation is absorbed by the atmosphere, a small amount reaches the earth's surface to which we are exposed. The exposure to this type of radiation is higher for people living above sea level. Radon is produced through the decay of uranium and thorium that are found

What is radon? - Described video

Feb 7, 2019 ...What is radon? - Described video Transcript Video Gallery Transcript - What is radon? - Described video A house appears. The words “What is Radon?” are visible on the side of the house. Narrator: What is radon? Radon is an invisible radioactive gas that comes from the ground and is in every home in Canada. The camera moves to reveal the interior

Transfer Payment Service Standards

Nov 8, 2019 ... (holidays not included) of receipt. The target for achieving this standard is set at 95%. Completeness means that all mandatory elements of the application have been submitted. Content is not assessed at this point in the process, and the Program may request further details from applicants. Radon Outreach Contribution Program - N/A Climate Change and Health

Lung cancer

Oct 21, 2019 ... occur in adults aged 50+ Risk factors and prevention Smoking Exposure to second-hand smoke Exposure to radon gas Exposure to asbestos and other carcinogens Air pollution Family history Age Being smoke-free and testing for radon at home can help lower the risk of getting lung cancer Screening and detection 50% of all lung cancer cases are diagnosed late AT STAGE

Radiation and your health

Sep 4, 2019 ... of radiation, exposure to radiation, radiation measurement. Radon About radon, health effects of radon, reducing radon levels in your home, testing for radon in your home. Occupational radiation exposure and regulations About occupational exposure to radiation, radiation safety codes, radiation regulations, Radiation Emitting Devices Act (REDA), radiation. National

Air quality and health

Sep 30, 2019 ... effects of air pollution Health risks and impacts, symptoms and populations at risk, road traffic and smog. Radon Information on radon, its potential health risks and how to test for it in your home. Contributors Environment and Climate Change Canada Health Canada What we are doing Statistics Households and the environment survey Canadian health measures survey

SOMNIA - Spotlight on Military News and International Affairs

Nov 16, 2019 ... $10.7M shortfall CBC News Radio-Canada Le coût du Sénat canadien grimpe en flèche Radio-Canada Barack Obama au Centre Bell ou comment compter des buts dans un filet désert TVA Nouvelles Seulement un Québécois sur quatre se fait vacciner contre la grippe La Tribune Trop de radon dans une maison sur quatre - Plus La Presse Canadienne Carles Puigdemont conteste la

Lung Cancer

Oct 21, 2019 ... or removing building materials containing asbestos, during the renovation or repair of a home or building or in occupational settings if proper safety procedures are not followed and fibres can be inhaled. being exposed to radon gas being exposed to other chemicals. For more information on other types of cancers Thyroid Cancer Bone Cancer Breast Cancer Cervical Cancer

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