News from the United States and around the world on topics related to mesothelioma and asbestos. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have a news story you would like us to report on.
Keytruda® (pembrolizumab) is continuing shown promise as a treatment for patients with mesothelioma cancer. Read more about this and other new treatments at Mesothelioma.com.
Victims of asbestos exposure in Libby, Montana, could retain special provisions for healthcare in the proposed American Health Care Act. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
A new CDC study reveals firefighters are more likely to be diagnosed or die from cancer – including mesothelioma – than the general population.
The Iowa State Senate recently passed a bill to restrict the amount of compensation victims of asbestos exposure can receive. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
Asbestos was recently discovered in the Orleans Parish criminal courthouse, causing it to shut down while contractors remove it. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
The House passed the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act, which will put restrictions on class action lawsuits. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
President Trump’s administration has outlined plans to cut the EPA budget by about 20%. Read more about what this means for asbestos cleanup sites in Montana.
Asbestos was recently discovered in the paint on the bleachers at Ceredo-Kenova Elementary School in Ceredo, West Virginia. Read more at Mesothelioma.com.
The CDC has released a study of malignant mesothelioma mortality rates showing that deaths due to mesothelioma are increasing. Read more at mesothelioma.com
The first season of asbestos abatement work at the North Ridge Estates Superfund site in Klamath Falls, Oregon, is drawing to a close. Read more at Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.Next >
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