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4 Navy Jobs with Highest Risk of Asbestos Exposure

Navy veterans, particularly those who served before the late 1980s, have been impacted by asbestos exposure more than any other…

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Remembering Dr. David Sugarbaker, a Mesothelioma Treatment Pioneer

Dr. David Sugarbaker, a pioneer in the treatment of mesothelioma for over 30 years, suddenly passed away on August 29,…

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Immunotherapy Clinical Trial for Mesothelioma Targets Mesothelin

Over 20 years ago, researchers at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) discovered the antigen, mesothelin. To this day, it has…

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Asbestos Fibers Still Found in Some School Supplies

With the new school year underway, many parents have been faced with some unsettling back-to-school news. The U.S. Public Interest…

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How Radiotherapy can Improve Your Mesothelioma Prognosis

When a patient is diagnosed with mesothelioma, the goal of any sort of treatment regimen is to give them the…

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5 Ways Mesothelioma Treatment will Improve with TumorGlow┬«️

With pleural mesothelioma cases on the rise, it is more important than ever for new methods of detection and treatment…

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Asbestos Imports Skyrocket this Year with EPA Support

According to the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization, a nonprofit focused on the prevention of asbestos exposure, there has been an…

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NAVIGATE: Providing Clinical Trials to Veterans with Mesothelioma

National Cancer Institute Joins U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Clinical trials provide hope and new treatment opportunities to all mesothelioma…

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Immunotherapy Trials Take Big Steps for Mesothelioma Treatment

DREAM Clinical Trial Produces Encouraging Results A clinical trial hosted in Australia may have victorious results in treating pleural mesothelioma.…

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CARD Provides Screenings and Asbestos-Related Care to Patients

Grant Renewed at CARD Clinic A $2.5 million grant has been awarded to the Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD).…