9. Odorless Gas (Radon)
True or false: An odorless gas in your basement could cause lung cancer.
True. Most people are aware that smoking is the No. 1 cause of lung cancer. However, you may not know that the second leading cause of lung cancer – radon – may be lurking, undetected, in your basement.
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