In March of this year, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a report citing its concern over asbestos-contaminated cosmetics.
The latest treatment for mesothelioma patients combines the power of electric currents with platinum-based chemotherapy drugs.
There is no conclusive research to prove herbal medicine alone can cure cancer. However, there are benefits to consuming botanicals, or substances derived from plants, in daily meals.
An new Phase 1 clinical trial using chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy to attack pleural mesothelioma tumors shows promise for cancer patients.
A new type of immunogene therapy, also called virotherapy, is the subject of a Phase 3 clinical trial for patients diagnosed with pleural mesothelioma.
Once the law goes into effect, any individual caught selling, buying, or distributing products containing asbestos will face a $2,500 fine.
The International Symposium on Malignant Mesothelioma, held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Bethesda, Maryland, lasted for three days, from March 25th–27th.
Inez St. John thought she was in perfect health, until one day in November 2018.
More than 12,000 people are suing Johnson & Johnson, claiming the company’s baby powder gave them cancer. Now, the federal government is starting its own investigation.
The medical community may soon have a new resource to help in the fight against mesothelioma: a national patient registry.