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08 Nov, 2012, 13:05 ET Radon, the second leading cause of lung cancer after Smoking

TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - It is a normal reaction to try and avoid danger when we see it.  When faced with a hazardous object it is...


24 Aug, 2012, 07:04 ET Lung cancer deaths from radon gas in Canadian homes and buildings

TORONTO, Aug. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Recent media reports (National Post, CBC) have highlighted results from research conducted by Health Canada...


09 Jul, 2012, 11:29 ET Fergal Nolan awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal

TORONTO, July 9, 2012 /CNW/ - His Excellency, the Rt. Hon. David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, has awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond...