The Madison County Health Department wants you to check your home for radon.  January is Radon Action Month, and obtaining a home radon test is as easy as bringing $5 to the health department for a kit to hang in your home then send off to test for radon.

Health Department Public Information Officer Amy Yeager tells The Big Z having your home tested is important:

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You can purchase the Radon Test Kit at the Madison County Health Department in Wood River during normal business hours for $5.  The kit includes the test items, postage and the cost of the test results.   For more information, call the Health Department at 692-8954 x 3.  Learn more about radon at


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