Historically, mesothelioma primarily affects men, but rates among women have significantly increased, showing the gender gap is closing.
Philadelphia schools have closed due to asbestos contamination. Here’s what’s happening in the School District of Philadelphia in 2021.
Since 1991, the number of women with mesothelioma and other asbestos illnesses has risen despite partial bans on asbestos.
A pair of recent studies put women in the spotlight of mesothelioma research, suggesting secondary exposure significantly impacts women.
A teacher who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma is suing the Philadelphia School District, saying she was unknowingly exposed to asbestos.
Inez St. John was diagnosed with indirect mesothelioma. Read more about her experience and what you need to know.