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2015-03-12 23:06:00

In a newly-published report, doctors in England claim that inducing a collapsed lung can improve treatment for certain mesothelioma patients undergoing thoracoscopy. Raleigh,

2015-03-12 08:33:51

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "We are the nation's only free service that connects diagnosed victims of mesothelioma with incredibly passionate

2015-03-11 23:06:37

The announcement that a new drug has been granted “orphan” status by the FDA could pave the way for an alternative mesothelioma therapy. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB)

2015-03-11 08:21:34

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are now working as hard as possible to provide the men and women who worked in the automotive industry during the

2015-03-10 08:35:22

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is urging diagnosed victims of mesothelioma who were exposed to asbestos while working as a boiler technician

2015-03-09 23:06:22

Doctors say a combination treatment plan including surgery, pleural lavage, radiotherapy and chemotherapy may give pleural mesothelioma patients their best odds for survival. Raleigh,

2015-03-09 08:30:11

WASHINGTON, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Victims Center believes most carpenters, electricians, and plumbers diagnosed with mesothelioma and/or their family get far less than

2015-03-06 23:03:57

Polish researchers have just published evidence that shoulder pain can sometimes be one of the first signs of malignant pleural mesothelioma. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB)

2015-03-06 08:27:26

WASHINGTON, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This week the Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging diagnosed victims of mesothelioma who were exposed to asbestos while serving in the US Navy or while

2015-03-05 08:32:29

WASHINGTON, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is 100% focused on providing diagnosed victims of this rare form of cancer with the best possible compensation,


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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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Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.