Category page: Mesothelioma

Are you or a loved one victim to asbestos exposure? Those who come in contact with asbestos, either directly or through second-hand asbestos exposure, are at considerable risk. Exposure can be dangerous and deadly for all involved. The faster you act, the better. Read on to learn more about dealing with […]

3,000 people will be diagnosed with Mesothelioma in the United States each year, most of them men. A significant portion of those diagnosed will be veterans of the U.S. Navy. Before the dangers of asbestos were fully understood, the U.S. Navy used excessive amounts of the substance in their operations. […]

Are Mesothelioma Treatments Available?

Chances are that you’ve heard the buzz words in TV ads and news articles: mesothelioma. Asbestos. How much do you really know about mesothelioma, though? Did you know it can show up decades after you’ve been exposed to asbestos? It’s not just former factory workers and construction workers who are […]

In America, about 3,000 people a year are diagnosed with mesothelioma. This cancer may not be one of the most common ones, which means that people may not know how to identify if they have it or not. Mesothelioma goes through four distinct stages of progression. Learn about the stages […]

Every year, asbestos claims the lives of between 12,000 and 15,000 people in the United States. You read that right. What was once known as “Canadian gold” is in fact, a cancer-causing agent. In 2014 alone, WHO reported that it led to 107,000 deaths worldwide. In the same year, it […]

Are you or a loved one diagnosed with mesothelioma? It’s a harsh disease, and it can destroy your life. You need help. Three thousand people each year show signs of mesothelioma. There are more people affected around the world. The question remains. What is mesothelioma? Why is it so devastating […]

Do you or someone you know suffering from Mesothelioma? Mesothelioma is a type of cancer affecting about 3,000 people each year in the United States. It’s quite an aggressive form of cancer. In general, the prognosis of this disease is grim, although patients may enjoy many more years beyond their […]

In the 1930s, Canadian companies made C$10 million every year on exporting asbestos alone. That equates to about US $114 million today. No wonder this material was once called “Canadian gold” and “Canada’s magic mineral”. After all, it was cheap, fireproof, insulating, durable, and flexible. These properties led to its […]

If you’ve been injured or forced to miss work because of mesothelioma and asbestos exposure, we know that you want the law on your side. You are entitled to compensation for both the physical and emotional suffering you’ve been forced to endure. But how can you be certain that you […]

As a worker and consumer, you rely on your employer and government regulators to protect you from occupational harm. At the same time, the CDC reported that in the most recent year available, doctors diagnosed somewhere between 45,872 and 91,745 new cases of cancer caused by occupational hazards. Out of […]