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How is Mesothelioma Diagnosed?

Diagnosing mesothelioma begins with a series of tests to confirm that mesothelioma is the correct diagnosis. This process is followed by more tests designed to “stage” the disease-to establish the extent of the disease. The location...

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How Common Is Mesothelioma?

According to the National Cancer Institute (NCI) there are between 2,000 to 3,000 new mesothelioma diagnoses each year in the U.S. and over 10,000 reported worldwide, annually. Mesothelioma is a rare cancer, accounting for less than 5% of all...

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What Should I Do If I May Be At Risk?

Most people at risk of developing an asbestos-related disease have worked in an industry that either mined asbestos or manufactured products with asbestos. Other high risk asbestos industries are those that used asbestos products, such as...

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Nutrition for Mesothelioma Patients

It isn’t surprising that good nutrition for mesothelioma patients is a high priority, but the fact is that many aspects of this disease preclude patients from benefitting from mesothelioma nutritional therapy. Mesothelioma is a cancer. The...

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Asbestos Usage in the United States

When Help Harms The Hill-Burton Act was passed to ensure that there was adequate infrastructure in place to provide medical care to all communities. Hospitals were encouraged to expand services and build new additions or modernize existing...

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Notable Mesothelioma Class Actions

James Cavette v Johns Manville After James Cavett was awarded $3.8 million from asbestos manufacturer Johns Manville in 1982 for compensatory and punitive damages, class actions have been filed against employers in every industry that exposed its...

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