Healthy homes FAQ

Answering the public's questions on healthy homes, lead poisoning, asthma, and related issues.

  • What is a healthy home?
  • What are the consequences of an unhealthy home?
  • What is lead poisoning? Why should lead be avoided?
  • What are some symptoms of lead poisoning?
  • How much lead is dangerous?
  • Where does lead exposure occur?
  • What are the consequences of lead poisoning?
  • How can unhealthy homes cause or exacerbate asthma?
  • What is radon and how can it affect my health?