Asbestos has been in Australia's history for a long time. From the 1950s through the 1980s, Australia had the highest per capita use of asbestos in the world.
Tragically, this... Read More
Outreach & Awareness
On May 18, employees from The Mesothelioma Center volunteered their time and hearts to support Relay for Life, an awareness-driven fundraising event that supports the American Cancer Society (ACS).… Read More
Stories from Survivors
Paul F. spent much of his life as a social worker, aiding those with disabilities, finding jobs for people with a handicap, teaching both children and adults, and always... Read More
Health & Wellness
Researchers diving into mesothelioma can feel like they’re navigating a maze filled with dark hallways, mirrors and dead ends. The more they walk, the more they realize how difficult... Read More
Treatment & Doctors
One of my patients with mesothelioma recently asked me about maintenance chemotherapy. Specifically, he asked if it was necessary.
When you're discussing maintenance chemotherapy with a patient,… Read More
Cancer & Caregiving
Until now, a handheld device that can detect invisible asbestos fibers in real time has evaded scientists. The concept sounds like a magic wand, but the U.K. researchers who... Read More
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