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Mesothelioma Organization Works to Add Members to ‘Deadliest Cancer Caucus’
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Through focused advocacy, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation), as well as other members of the Deadliest Cancers Coalition, increased membership in the newly established Congressional Caucus on the Deadliest Cancers. (PRWeb July 29, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12056607.htm
 
Focus on Mesothelioma in Pharmaceutical Company Investor Meeting
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The executive director of the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation, Mary Hesdorffer, APRN, was featured as a speaker during a Verastem, Inc. investor meeting to bring attention to mesothelioma and the need for clinical trials to advance and to increase the number therapeutic options for mesothelioma patients. (PRWeb July 30, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07 ...
 
Volunteers Needed to Staff Mile 19 Water Station at NYC Marathon
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This year, the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation (Meso Foundation) has received the opportunity to staff the official water stop at Mile 19 of the New York City Marathon. The Meso Foundation is now recruiting...
 
New Mesothelioma Research Website Offers In-Depth Articles about Technology and Treatment
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ResearchMesotheliomaCancer.com is Sure to be an Outstanding Resource for Mesothelioma Patients and their Families Los Angeles, CA / ACCESSWIRE / July 17, 2014 / ResearchMesotheliomaCancer.com, a website ...
 
New figures reveal extent of asbestos-related cancer in Merseyside
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Nearly 1,200 people in the region have died from mesothelioma since 1981
 
Mesothelioma Victims Center Creates Helpful Guide Of Mesothelioma Symptoms For Individuals Who Had Exposure To ...
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Every week the Mesothelioma Victims Center receives a phone call from a family member who suspected their loved one had mesothelioma but was never actually diagnosed, and as a result there was no compensation. If an individual had exposure to asbestos at work decades ago, the Center is urging the individual to tell their primary care physician so that annual medical tests can be done to check ...
 
Martin & Jones Announces Firm Is Investigating Hidden Asbestos Dangers from Phenolic Plastics
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Forest Horne at Martin & Jones announces that the firm is investigating asbestos exposure workers may have suffered while working with or around products containing phenolic plastic molding compounds. Exposure to asbestos can take years to lead to an asbestos illness like mesothelioma. (PRWeb July 10, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12003022.htm
 
On Action for Mesothelioma Day, the shadow minister for disabled people writes about raising awareness of a fatal ...
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On Action for Mesothelioma Day, the shadow minister for disabled people writes about raising awareness of a fatal disease contracted from exposure to asbestos.
 
Study Warns of Kidney Damage Risk with Popular Mesothelioma Drug, Reports Surviving Mesothelioma
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Researchers say pemetrexed (Alimta), the top chemotherapy drug for mesothelioma, may carry a risk of acute kidney injury, even in patients whose baseline kidney function falls within recommended limits. (PRWeb July 16, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12014002.htm
 
New Study Questions Need for Fluid Draining in Chemotherapy Patients, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
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Researchers say some patients on the popular mesothelioma drug, pemetrexed, may be able to avoid the risks and discomfort of lung fluid evacuation. (PRWeb July 07, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb11997664.htm