Once proud to hold the name Asbestos, a mining town in Quebec chooses a new alternative after learning the harmful effects of its namesake.
Hundreds of toys sold online and in-store are recalled each year from asbestos and other toxic contamination that increase cancer risk.
Researchers have developed targeted treatment with heat-activated gold spheres (nanotubes) used to help with killing mesothelioma tumors.
Higher rates of mesothelioma and lung cancers have affected the residents of Libby, Montana. Coronavirus is now a new public health threat.
Mesothelioma patients are at elevated risk for contracting COVID-19, but precautions can reduce the risk of complications from the virus.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave its final approval for the chemotherapy drug Pemfexy (pemetrexed) after years of legal battles.
A pair of recent studies put women in the spotlight of mesothelioma research, suggesting secondary exposure significantly impacts women.
Preliminary data from a study done by Targovax show a numerical advantage in Progression-Free Survival in patients treated with ONCOS-102.
Analyzing recent treatment techniques shows AI has enhanced the medical field by accurately detecting cancer sooner, including mesothelioma.
A new study fails to establish a link between contaminated talc in baby powder and cancer risk. Learn more about the ongoing debate.