[ RadSafe ] Need a good nights sleep?
PHILIP.KARAM at nypd.org
Mon May 11 15:24:37 CDT 2015
This could explain why NYC is "the city that never sleeps" since most of the residents live in apartments that are woefully bereft of radon.
From: radsafe-bounces at health.phys.iit.edu [mailto:radsafe-bounces at health.phys.iit.edu] On Behalf Of Cowie, Michael I
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Classification: Saudi Aramco Company General Use Never noticed this when it came out originally, apparently a good dose of radon helps you sleep ☺
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Published: 13:31 GMT, 6 February 2015 | Updated: 16:59 GMT, 6 February 2015
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