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2013-08-05 23:21:04

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "Mesothelioma is an incredibly rare form of cancer, and if a diagnosed victim, or their family members are concerned about the best possible

2013-08-02 23:20:09

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "We are urging a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or any type of lung cancer victim to contact us, if they had long term exposure to asbestos

2013-08-01 23:27:52

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center is now urging all diagnosed victims of mesothelioma, or victims of any type of lung cancer, who were exposed to asbestos at work to call them about compensation,

2013-07-31 23:36:50

Surviving Mesothelioma Reports that a lower dose of the same technology often used to diagnose mesothelioma may be able to help identify other asbestos-related lung diseases. Raleigh,

2013-07-31 23:35:37

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "We are urging all diagnosed victims of mesothelioma, or lung cancer asbestos exposure victims, who worked almost any type of construction in

2013-07-30 23:31:05

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "We get calls every week from family members of a loved one who died from mesothelioma, or asbestos exposure forms of lung cancer about compensation,

2013-07-30 23:29:07

The first site to offer free online group therapy, Mesothelioma.net also provides victims and their families with medical information, legal advice, and a community forum Houston,

2013-07-30 23:27:13

National network of attorneys announces increased emphasis on providing legal help to Navy veterans who may have developed malignant mesothelioma as a result of exposure to asbestos during their

2013-07-29 23:24:09

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center says, "We are encouraging a US Navy Veteran who has been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer called mesothelioma, or asbestos exposure lung cancer

2013-07-26 23:21:13

The Lung Cancer Asbestos Victims Center is urging any diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or a lung cancer victim who had workplace exposure to asbestos at a oil refinery, or chemical manufacturing


Latest Asbestos and the law Reference Libraries

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2005-05-26 12:16:31

Asbestos (Greek a-, "not"; sbestos, "extinguishable") is a group of fibrous metamorphic minerals. The name is derived for its historical use in lamp wicks; the resistance of asbestos to fire has long been exploited for a variety of purposes. It was used in fabrics such as Egyptian burial cloths and Charlemagne's tablecloth, which, according to legend, he threw in a fire to clean. When asbestos is used for its resistance to fire or heat, the fibers are typically mixed with cement or woven...

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