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2014-09-09 23:14:26

The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is urging the family members of a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma to call them at 866-714-6466 for instant access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma lawyers, who consistently get the best compensation results, as well as a customized checklist that details everything from treatment options, to a will, power of attorney, and every other issue that must be addressed by the victim's family. No other group in the United States offers a...

2014-09-09 23:13:30

The Mesothelioma Victims Center has begun a new initiative called the Ohio Mesothelioma Victims Center that is focused on making certain diagnosed victims of mesothelioma in Ohio get the best possible compensation for this rare form of cancer that is caused by exposure to asbestos. For more information, a diagnosed victim of mesothelioma in the Buckeye State or their family members are urged to contact the Ohio Mesothelioma Victims Center anytime at 866-714-6466....

2014-09-08 23:11:57

The Mesothelioma Victims Center firmly believes that because of factors like age or poor quality healthcare options, about 40% of all people exposed to asbestos decades ago in the United States will go undiagnosed. According to recent news, the British Lung Foundation says that mesothelioma diagnoses is still increasing in the United Kingdom, and the Center believes similar happenings might be taking place in the US as well. http://MesotheliomaVictimsCenter.Com (PRWEB) September 08, 2014...

2014-09-08 23:11:31

The Mesothelioma Victim Center has launched a state specific initiative for diagnosed victims of mesothelioma called the West Virginia Mesothelioma Victims Center because they want to make certain diagnosed victims of mesothelioma in the Mountain State really do have access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma compensation lawyers. For more information diagnosed victims of mesothelioma in West Virginia, or their family members are urged to contact the West Virginia Mesothelioma...

2014-09-08 23:07:55

Researchers say certain factors appear to improve the odds of surviving mesothelioma, regardless of what type of treatment a patient has. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Scientists in Australia have found that longer survival with mesothelioma is not always linked to specific types of treatments. Surviving Mesothelioma has just posted details of the new study. Click here to read the full story. A study conducted by the Asbestos Diseases Research Institute on 910 asbestos-exposed...

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 23:08:52

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....

2014-09-03 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...


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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
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