This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Mesothelioma category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.
2016-03-14 : Mesothelioma Cancer - New Drug HXR9 Provides Hope : New drug HRX9 showing promise for mesothelioma, a cancer of the lining of the lung, treatment.
2015-12-27 : Olive Leaf Compound Could Treat Malignant Mesothelioma : Researchers say a compound found in the leaves of olive trees could eventually form the basis of a new treatment for mesothelioma.
2012-09-23 : Total Ban on Asbestos in U.S. Sought by Steve McQueen's Widow : Barbara McQueen trying to convince federal law makers to finally ban the sale and use of asbestos in the United States.
2011-06-15 : Mesothelioma Cancer - A Slow and Silent Killer : Mesothelioma a once rare type of cancer primarily caused by exposure to asbestos is becoming a household name.
2011-06-09 : Pleural Mesothelioma - Combination Therapy Shows Promise : Pleural mesothelioma patients who undergo lung-sparing surgery in combination with photodynamic therapy show superior overall survival than patients treated using conventional therapy of extrapleural pneumonectomy.
2010-10-09 : Peritoneal Mesothelioma Information : Peritoneal Mesothelioma is a rare fatal cancer of the abdominal lining usually associated with asbestos exposure.
2009-10-08 : Smoking and Mesothelioma Risks : Relationship between smoking and asbestos exposure which is the only known cause of mesothelioma.
2009-10-08 : 9/11 Ground Zero and Mesothelioma Cases : Exposure to asbestos especially repeated exposure or high levels of exposure has been directly linked to mesothelioma cancer.
2009-03-31 : Pleural Mesothelioma : Pleural Mesothelioma is a rare type of cancer malignant cells are found in the tissue that lines the chest cavity and covers the lungs.
2009-03-27 : Symptoms of Mesothelioma : Mesothelioma (mez-uh-thee-lee-O-muh) is a type of cancer that can be either malignant or benign.
2009-03-26 : Vermiculite: Does Your Garden Contain Asbestos : Gardening should be done cautiously because some potting mixtures contain asbestos.
2009-03-25 : Alternative Mesothelioma Treatments : Alternative treatments for mesothelioma described as holistic treatments not only help a patients physical well being but mentally emotionally and spiritually.
2009-03-25 : Asbestos Dangers for Veterans : Veterans and service personnel may risk asbestos exposure which leads to many diseases including mesothelioma.
2009-03-25 : Mesothelioma: Occupations Most at Risk : Occupations at risk of malignant type of mesothelioma the most hazardous form of cancer which may be deadly in many cases.
2009-03-24 : Asbestos Dangers for Firefighters : A firefighters job is to combat fires and often those fires occur in older buildings resulting in asbestos exposure and future mesothelioma.
2009-03-24 : Mesothelioma Affecting Children : There have been cases where children have been diagnosed with mesothelioma through contact with asbestos exposure.
2009-02-27 : Mesothelioma from Asbestos Exposure : Mesothelioma is a form of lung cancer that is almost always caused by asbestos exposure and is commonly found in outer lining of the lungs called mesothelium.
2009-01-09 : Mesothelioma & Asbestosis: Defining Difference & Relationship : Explains the difference between Mesothelioma and Asbestosis which are cancers of the lung.
2008-12-30 : Mesothelioma Treatment Options : A number of mesothelioma treatment options are available including radiotherapy surgery and chemotherapy.
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