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The Dangerous Places in Your Home That May Give You Cancer

The Active Times Logo By Hristina Byrnes of The Active Times | Slide 1 of 13: Cancer kills more than half a million people a year in the U.S., making cancer the second leading cause of death in the country, exceeded only by heart disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention(CDC). What increases the risk of cancer is a complicated questions with many answers. When it comes to prevention, most people concentrate on lowering alcohol consumption, quitting cigarette smoking and protecting yourself from the sun. But people should also consider other possibilities, such as toxins in your home.

The Dangerous Places in Your Home That May Give You Cancer

Cancer kills more than half a million people a year in the U.S., making cancer the second leading cause of death in the country, exceeded only by heart disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention(CDC). What increases the risk of cancer is a complicated questions with many answers. When it comes to prevention, most people concentrate on lowering alcohol consumption, quitting cigarette smoking and protecting yourself from the sun. But people should also consider other possibilities, such as toxins in your home.

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