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Richard M. faced a grim outlook on life when doctors diagnosed him with mesothelioma in 2012. He had one year to live. After undergoing an aggressive surgery, the Tennessee native turned to a targeted therapy clinical trial — and it worked. Now, he and his wife continue making the 100-mile trek to the ongoing clinical trial at the Sarah Cannon Research Institute in Nashville. The 60-year-old praises that clinical trial for extending his life expectancy beyond his initial prognosis.Read More
Court documents provide irrefutable proof the asbestos industry leveraged its power and influence to keep workers and the public in the dark about the hazards of asbestos. Workers were not warned about the carcinogen, and their families paid for the industry's negligence. Dozens of companies are implicated in the decades-long cover-up.Read More