212-681-1575
Sep

26

September 26 Is National Mesothelioma Awareness Da...

Posted by

Label: Family


Once again, the mesothelioma community will come together for a day to raise awareness and to educate the public about the dangers of asbestos. On Tuesday, Sept. 26, advocates, families, patients and members of the medical community will focus their

Read Full Story

Want Specific topic updates?


An Italian study published back in May found that malignant mesothelioma cases tend to be concentrated around industrial facilities that use asbestos. A new Italian study finds that mesothelioma incidence near industrial areas remains high long after an asbestos-using industry

Read Full Story

Want Specific topic updates?


Italian researchers looked at the geographic distribution of malignant mesothelioma cases and found that they tend to be clustered around cement manufacturing, shipbuilding, and other industrial facilities. A team lead by Marisa Corfiata analyzed 15,322 incident cases of malignant mesothelioma

Read Full Story

Want Specific topic updates?


Mesothelioma incidence is on the rise in several nations, data show, but a lack of data for some of the world’s most populous countries, among other factors, obscures the true risk of asbestos exposure worldwide. That’s the conclusion reached by

Read Full Story

Want Specific topic updates?


Mavis Nye is no stranger to the spotlight. Since she stepped out in 2010 at the Mesothelioma UK Conference in London to share her story of mesothelioma and to fight for more effective treatments for all mesothelioma warriors, Mavis has

Read Full Story

Want Specific topic updates?