A California man is urging a state judge to grant him a new trial after trace amounts of asbestos were found in a J&J baby powder bottle.
Nick Ursta, an EMT, firefighter, and construction worker, was a victim of pleural mesothelioma, an aggressive form of cancer caused by asbestos exposure.
Each year, members of the medical community, non-profits, and patient organizations join forces to bring lung cancer back into the public eye.
The combination of imaging features with a history of asbestos exposure may be enough information to diagnose pleural mesothelioma.
A non-invasive treatment that combines chemotherapy with electrical currents to shrink mesothelioma tumors appears to be working for a group of patients.
Phase II of a clinical trial is recruiting mesothelioma patients to test the effectiveness of two immunotherapy medications in combination.
Each year on September 26th, the medical community observes Mesothelioma Awareness Day. This year, Mesothelioma Hub remembers Inez St. John.
In August, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) approved the use of CAR T-cell therapy in patients with two specific cancers.
The results of a recent Phase 3 clinical trial have led to a disappointing setback for the mesothelioma community.
The latest treatment for mesothelioma patients combines the power of electric currents with platinum-based chemotherapy drugs.