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The number of asbestos removal projects in Massachusetts has increased, causing much concern for workers to develop mesothelioma or related diseases.
A new biomarker (FGF18) has shown promise for patients with pleural mesothelioma according to a paper presented at the World Conference on Lung Canter.
The city of Devine, Texas, has warned its residents that high levels of asbestos has been present in their drinking water for at a year or longer.
A $4 million project to remove asbestos has begun at the former federal courthouse in downtown Billings, Montana, and will take 8 months to complete.
Former Paterson (NJ) Schools Environmental Officer Brenda Zemo is suing the district saying it improperly handled asbestos during renovations.
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The 21st Century Cures Act has passed in both the House and Senate and will provide billions of dollars for researching cancer and other deadly diseases.
The Supreme Court of California has issued a ruling that companies can be held accountable for secondary exposure to asbestos in a worker's home.
Property and casualty insurers continue to suffer financially as a result of increasing losses due to mesothelioma and other asbestos-related diseases.
A new study shows palliative care should be considered to relieve suffering in all disease stages of mesothelioma cancer, not just at the end of life.
The Indiana State Department of Environmental Management is being taken to court over emails about asbestos exposure.Next >