Mesothelioma


A Brief History of the Asbestos Industry's Great Cover-up

Commercials for mesothelioma often promote one thing: the $30 billion compensation fund for victims of asbestos. These commercials air so often that it’s easy to...

  • Richard Bierig
  • Sep 26, 2017

Did a Father's Hugs Give His Daughter Mesothelioma?

Bedtime stories, playing in the park, and loving hugs from parents — these are some of the most cherished memories of childhood for many adults....

  • Richard Bierig
  • Jul 25, 2017

Did You Know Asbestos Was Never Banned in the US? That Could Change

The use of asbestos, a known carcinogen, has never been banned in the U.S., but that may change soon. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on...

  • Staff
  • Dec 1, 2016

What is Mesothelioma and How Did I Get it?

For decades, honest and hard working people in a variety of industries came in contact with asbestos on a daily basis. Little did they know...

  • Staff
  • Nov 9, 2016

Just Diagnosed with Mesothelioma: 5 Things You Should Do Now

A mesothelioma diagnosis is devastating. Although only 2,000 to 3,000 people are diagnosed with this rare form of cancer each year, mesothelioma is always fatal....

  • Staff
  • Jun 16, 2016

5 Widely Accepted Facts About Mesothelioma That Are Actually False

Mesothelioma is a rare and complex form of cancer that is only diagnosed in 2,000 to 3,000 people each year. Unlike with other forms of...

  • Staff
  • Jun 9, 2016

Asbestos Exposure at Work: Did It Cause Your Mesothelioma?

Asbestos, a durable mineral that until the mid-1970s was used in a variety of industries, has caused workers to contract the fatal disease mesothelioma long...

  • Staff
  • Jun 4, 2016