For mesothelioma patients, tumor-starving drug bevacizumab is being combined with the preferred duo of chemo drugs to form a new triple threat that could improve survival rates.
After three decades, 30,000 London Metropolitan Police officers may have been exposed to asbestos from training in buildings containing the hazardous material.
Merck's Keytruda immunotherapy drug halts tumor growth for majority of mesothelioma cancer patients who didn't benefit from chemo, according to new study.
Arizona, Ohio, Oklahoma, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and now Texas have recently added legislation that will make asbestos lawsuits more difficult for victims.
Canada's federal Public Works department withheld air quality testing documents for a tax center building in Ottawa despite asbestos exposure concerns.
Russia and four other countries block a bid to make asbestos part of the UN's hazardous materials list due to exportation restrictions.
Despite opposing efforts, the Republican-backed FACT Act advances through the House of Representatives in a 19-9 Judiciary Committee vote.
Canada is no longer a top world producer of asbestos, but has instead increased its importation, and internally struggles with fight to add toxin to UN's list.
The EPA proposed a new plan for the Superfund site in Montana. Local residents and officials are still concerned about future asbestos exposure.
Barbara Brandes dies of mesothelioma cancer contracted through secondary household asbestos exposure and $3.5 million is awarded to her estate as a result.