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2014-09-18 23:12:32

People diagnosed with mesothelioma are given an average of ten months to live after their diagnosis.

2014-09-05 23:07:02

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is pointing to new OSHA rules about workplace exposure to asbestos and compares them to the lack of rules in the 1960s, 1970s, and early 1980s as a good reason

2014-09-04 23:11:07

The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is urging diagnosed victims of mesothelioma to call them at 866-714-6466 for information on how to distinguish between the nation's most skilled mesothelioma

2014-09-03 23:15:40

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "On July 10th, 2014 a significant portion of the US Capital Building was shut down because of possible asbestos exposure, and we want to emphasize the

2014-08-25 23:11:35

The Mesothelioma Victims Center is providing individuals who were exposed to asbestos several decades ago at a workplace such as a power plant, an oil refinery, a manufacturing facility, or while

2014-08-14 23:04:47

Material Still Found in Thousands of Structures Across the Country, Can Cause Mesothelioma DALLAS (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 On July 10, The New York Times

2014-08-04 23:05:52

Senators From 28 States Send Staff Members to Learn More About the Dangers of Asbestos and the Need for a Ban LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 The

2014-07-30 23:14:21

The San Diego personal injury law firm, The Law Office of Melinda J.


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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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