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.
A clinical trial is underway that could offer a breakthrough in traditional cancer detection, potentially offering mesothelioma patients earlier detection and better treatment.
Does talcum powder cause cancer? Thousands of patients say yes, but research is still inconclusive. Learn more about talc, asbestos, and mesothelioma.
Mesothelioma Awareness Day is September 26th. It's a day to honor those who have lost their lives, provide patient support and bring attention to the disease.