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Secondary Asbestos Exposure

Secondary Asbestos Exposure

It is widely known that asbestos causes fatal respiratory conditions, including mesothelioma. Mesothelioma can lay dormant in the body for decades after exposure to asbestos. Workers who handled asbestos on the job before it became heavily regulated in the 1970s are now being diagnosed with the disease. They are not the only ones; women and […]

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Potential Stem Cell Vaccine

Potential Stem Cell Vaccine

Stem cells have opened up many new possibilities in medical research. Mesothelioma patients may be the latest to benefit from these miracle cells. A research team at Stanford University had promising results with a new pluripotent stem cell vaccine which has the potential to help the body attack tumors. Pluripotent stem cells, or iPS cells, […]

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Post-Treatment Testing Breakthrough

Post-Treatment Testing Breakthrough

Completing a cancer treatment regimen is a big step for patients, but it is not the end of the line as far as their care is concerned. Patients must undergo thorough post-treatment monitoring to make sure their cancer was eliminated or, in some cases, track the progression of what has remained. For patients suffering from […]

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