Faculty at East Carolina University suspect asbestos exposure in the water is behind at least five professors’ pancreatic cancer deaths.
Other causes of lung cancer, besides smoking, continue to put non-smokers at high risk each year. Pollution, radon, and asbestos are dangers.
Asbestos was never fully banned in the United States – unlike many other countries. As a result, over 3,000 products contain the toxin.
With a settlement, the EPA has agreed to seek asbestos reporting from companies that manufacture and/or import products with the carcinogen.
After a fire, asbestos is a danger to people's safety nearby. Breathing in asbestos increases your risk of certain cancers.
Myths about the side effects of mesothelioma cancer and treatment mislead some people about the benefits of diagnosis and therapy.
Mesothelioma patients may consider using massage therapy to relieve pain from side effects and reduce abdominal fluid buildup (ascites).
The effects of COVID-19 on the American workforce show that workplaces are still unsafe. Some occupations contracted the virus in high rates.
About 115 firefighters in Austin, Texas, may have been exposed to asbestos during a recent warehouse fire on city-owned property.
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