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May 24 2013

World Nations Deny Dangers of Chrysotile Asbestos

Seven nations won out against 143 others in the debate over whether chrysotile asbestos should be added to the United Nation’s Prior Informed Consent (PIC) list of hazardous substances in the Rotterdam Convention. India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, ...

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May 15 2013

Fifteen Year Old's Test Strip Invention Holds Major Potential for Earlier Diagnosis of Mesothelioma

Within the past year, sixteen year old Jack Andraka’s life as changed drastically from that of a typical high school student to that of an inventor, scientist and cancer researcher. After a close family friend died of late stage diagnosed ...

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May 14 2013

Recent Study Reveals Treatment Factors Associated With Long Term Survival for Peritoneal Mesothelioma

Malignant peritoneal mesothelioma is a cancer which, like pleural mesothelioma, is caused by exposure to asbestos. Instead of attacking the pleura that surrounds the lung, this type of mesothelioma attacks the lining which surrounds the organs of the ...

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May 13 2013

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin Urges Americans to Learn the Dangers of Asbestos

U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin issued a statement urging Americans to learn and take precautions against the dangers of asbestos as part of Asbestos Awareness Week which took place April 1 – April 7. The World Health Organization ...

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May 7 2013

The Hunt for A Cure: W&C responds to WSJ article

The Wall Street Journal, which is in the business of putting asbestos trial lawyers out business, contacted me over a year ago. They wanted to run an article about my donations to medical research. As a journalist myself in college, it didn’t ...

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