The danger of asbestos publicity at the moment – and the intense well being hazard it presents – comes not solely within the type of legacy asbestos, however its continued use. Whereas the unbridled, ubiquitous use of asbestos of a ...

If we eradicate asbestos, we eradicate asbestos illness. That’s the underside line. What would that imply? Most notably, it might imply no extra circumstances of malignant mesothelioma, a very preventable most cancers that we’ve failed to forestall. Realistically, although, I ...

Earlier than I used to be recognized with peritoneal mesothelioma, I didn’t even know what asbestos was. Let me remind you, I used to be a 21-year-old new mother and school pupil. I hadn’t even heard of mesothelioma. It’s a ...

Kristen Campbell is pursuing a enterprise administration diploma at Colorado State College International Campus. She is the first-place winner of the Fall 2020 Asbestos.com scholarship. In my occupation, I’ve direct contact with mesothelioma sufferers. I’m answerable for delivering therapeutic and ...

Sinibaldo R. Romero Arocha attends the College of Minnesota Medical Faculty. He’s the second-place winner of the Fall 2020 Asbestos.com scholarship. The phrase asbestos was initially derived from the traditional Greek ἄσβεστος, which means unquenchable, ineffaceable or inextinguishable. It was ...

One other profitable Alton Miles for Meso 5K Run & 3K Enjoyable Run/Stroll is within the books, with enthusiastic participation despite a worldwide pandemic that pressured it to go digital this 12 months. Runners had from Sept. 26 to Oct. ...

October is Wholesome Lung Month, bringing with it alternatives to be taught extra about one among our physique’s most important organs. Each breath we take is a reminder of how essential lungs are to our total well-being. Whether or not ...

My ideas on consciousness of mesothelioma — a most cancers I’ve lived with since 2012 — may be summed up in a single phrase: Advocacy. However being an advocate can imply many various issues. As an eight-year pleural mesothelioma survivor, ...

Mesothelioma Consciousness Day takes place yearly on Sept. 26, when these affected by asbestos-related illnesses band collectively to shine a light-weight on this uncommon most cancers. A day devoted to spreading details about mesothelioma advantages everybody, from newly identified sufferers ...

This Sept. 11 marks 19 years for the reason that terrorist assaults on the World Commerce Middle in my hometown of New York Metropolis. Almost 3,000 folks died that day, however many extra have since suffered and died from publicity ...