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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 for individuals who were exposed to take serious action by getting annual medical screening for masses on the lungs and tumors on the lungs. For more information about mesothelioma or asbestos related illnesses, please contact the Mesothelioma Victims Center at 866-714-6466....

2014-09-05 23:05:16

Researchers in Australia say aspirin may temporarily stave off mesothelioma in asbestos-exposed mice, but will not keep the disease from developing. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 Scientists at the University of Western Australia have found that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs like aspirin and COX-2 inhibitor pain relievers like Celebrex do not appear to prevent mesothelioma, as they had hoped. Surviving Mesothelioma has just posted an article on the research. Click here to...

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 compensation lawyers, and to read the investigative news article from a very prominent UK newspaper. The Compensation Center believes this might be one of the better news articles about mesothelioma ever, and should be taken seriously by individuals who had heavy exposure to asbestos decades...

2014-09-04 23:08:52

New research suggests that a blood-test for a particular protein could help doctors identity asbestos-workers at highest risk for mesothelioma. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Italian Researchers ran extensive blood tests on asbestos workers, mesothelioma patients, and healthy people and found a signaling protein they say could be a “critical biomarker” for the asbestos cancer. Click here to read a newly-posted article on the study on the Surviving Mesothelioma website....

2014-09-04 16:27:07

Unique Multivalent WT1 Vaccine to be developed across hematological malignancies and solid tumors NEW YORK, Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SELLAS Life Sciences Group (SELLAS), a Swiss-based development-stage biopharmaceutical company today announced that it has signed an exclusive global collaboration and license agreement with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) for the development, marketing, and commercialization of MSK's proprietary WT1 cancer vaccine. "This...

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 asbestos exposure would have been minimal, as opposed daily asbestos exposure US Navy Veterans, power plant workers, individuals in manufacturing or the trades were exposed to decades ago. We are urging individuals who had significant exposure to asbestos during the 1950's, 1960's,...

2014-09-03 08:34:23

WASHINGTON, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida Mesothelioma Victims Center is urging diagnosed victims in Florida, or their family members, to call them at 866-714-6466 to ensure they really are talking to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, because when it comes to compensation for this asbestos exposure form of cancer quality really does matter. The Center's sense of urgency is once victims or their family members retain the services of an attorney to advance a...

2014-09-02 23:07:28

A newly-published report details the case of a mesothelioma patient whose only known asbestos exposure was brief and second-hand. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Researchers in New Delhi, India have published a paper on a young woman who developed mesothelioma after being exposed to asbestos-contaminated work clothes for just 3 months as a child. Surviving Mesothelioma has all the details of the report in a new article. Click here to read it now. Doctors at the ESI Model Hospital...

2014-09-02 08:30:43

Workers exposed to asbestos are given instant access to skilled Mesothelioma attorneys in order to receive financial compensation WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "If a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma, or their family members, are concerned about getting the best possible compensation for this rare form of cancer caused by asbestos exposure, we are urging them to call us at 866-714-6466 before they retain the services of a separate firm to...

2014-08-29 23:09:48

The Mesothelioma Victims Center will be open Labor Day with all of their resources including instant access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma compensation attorneys, treatment options suggestions for this rare form of cancer, and suggestions for family members on how best to help their loved one, who has been diagnosed with this rare form of malignant form of cancer. For more information a diagnosed victim, or their family members can call the Mesothelioma Victims Center...


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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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