RELATED LUNG, MESOTHLIOMA
What You Need To Know About Lung Cancer
Cancer is a disease in which certain body cells don't
function right, divide very fast and produce too much
tissue that forms a tumor. A leading cause of cancer deaths
in both men and women is probably lung cancer.
Asbestos - Mesothelioma
Asbestos is a naturally occurring, fibrous mineral found in
the ground and mined all over the world. It is so small it
can only be identified under a microscope.
Acoustic Asbestos Ceiling Removal, Is It Necessary?
Homeowners with acoustic asbestos ceiling question about
the effects of asbestos contained within its materials that
if inhaled would cause serious health hazards. If material
contains more than 1% of asbestos, EPA defines as it's
Mesothelioma in the UK
Mesothelioma is a type of cancer that affects the external
lining of the lungs (pleura) and the lower digestive tract
(peritoneum). The disease has been linked to exposure with
Beryllium The New Asbestos?
It was American workers on the world's first atomic bomb
who became the first industrial victims of beryllium, a
rare but especially light, stable and strong metal whose
toxic dust can kill those who breathe it. Now Seafarers
doing ship maintenance and have used Jasons De-rusting and
de-scaling guns (also known as J-gun or Jasons pistol)
raise concerns about exposure to beryllium.
How to Treat Mesothelioma from Asbestos Exposure
There are many forms of treatment for Mesothelioma. Their
effectiveness is on a cases by case basis.
Peritoneal mesothelioma is a rare disease. The tissue
lining the abdomen is called the peritoneum.
What Is Mesothelioma?
Mesothelioma the medical name for cancer of the pleura (the
lining of the lung and chest cavity) or cancer of the
peritoneum (the lining of the abdomen). It is usually
caused by prolonged or persistent exposure to asbestos.
Coping With Cancer-A Family View
An often forgotten feature of dealing with cancer is what I
call 'after the event'. That is, when your loved one has
Malignant mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer, is a disease
in which cancer (malignant) cells are found in the sac
lining the chest (the pleura) or abdomen (the peritoneum).
Most people with malignant mesothelioma have worked on jobs
where they breathed asbestos.
Lung Cancer-Non-Smokers at Risk!
Most of us non-smokers feel we've got little to worry about
when it comes to lung cancer. After all, isn't it the
disease of smokers? According to recent studies in the
British Medical Journal, people who have never smoked
before as well as ex-smokers, are all at risk of developing
Mesothelioma Cancer Diagnosed- Questions to ask
Following diagnosis, uppermost amongst a patient's thoughts
will be these..
Mesothelioma - an Asbestos Related Lung Cancer
Mesothelioma is a form of cancer located in the lining of
either the lungs, abdomen or the heart. These linings are
thin layers of tissue covering the organ.
Mesothelioma is a type of cancer involving mesothelial
tissues of body organs usually lungs or abdominal. It is
often caused by exposure to asbestos.
Knee Deep in Asbestos
When I was 17 old I started working at an asbestos mine in
the Yukon. I had the excitement of youth and looked on the
thing as a big adventure.
How to Sense Low Levels of Asbestos in Your Daily Environment
My discovery came to me by accidentally removing an
asbestos material in my home. The resulting condition of
the whole house after this accident left me with a sore
chest, dry and unbearably itching skin and eyes.
Is Replacing the Lungs the Answer to Lung Cancer?
Late stage lung cancers are some of the hardest to treat,
but in the future scientists maybe able to grow human lungs
and simply remove and replace the damaged lung. So far it
appears that major steps have been made to make this
feasible for lung transplants.
Asbestos Litigation - Some Basic Facts About The Process
When Should I Consult an Asbestos Attorney? If asbestos
diseases have adversely affected you or a family member
then you should consult an asbestos attorney regarding
litigation. Asbestos is a natural forming mineral that, in
the second half of the twentieth century, was widely used
as a building material.
Mesothelioma - Cancer that Strikes 40 Years Later
Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer in which malignant
(cancerous) cells are found in the mesothelium, a
protective sac that covers most of the body's internal
organs. Most people who develop mesothelioma have worked on
jobs where they inhaled asbestos particles.
Does It Pay to Get a Mesothelioma Attorney?
Mesothelioma is a serious form of rare cancer. There is no known cure for mesothelioma cancer.