By far, the form of lung cancer most often attributed to asbestos exposure is malignant mesothelioma. This rare form of lung cancer can remain dormant in the body for decades before symptoms appear. In fact, cases of mesothelioma are often not identified until a patient has already begun to see a doctor regarding their symptoms. … Read moreHow to Detect the Onset of Asbestos Cancer?
The aspect of asbestos lung cancer that perhaps makes its treatment the most difficult is the slow rate at which it develops. In most cases, someone with mesothelioma does not receive a diagnosis until decades following asbestos exposure, after the cancer has already progressed and symptoms begin to appear. Many people that suffer from mesothelioma … Read moreAsbestos Lung Cancer Diagnosis
The aspect of asbestos lung cancer that perhaps makes its treatment the most difficult is the slow rate at which it develops. In most cases, someone with mesothelioma does not receive a diagnosis until decades following asbestos exposure, after the cancer has already progressed and symptoms begin to appear. Many people that suffer from mesothelioma … Read moreAsbestos Cancer Life Expectancy & Span
With the wealth of information and research out there regarding asbestos lung cancer, it is hard to know which sources to trust regarding research and treatment. Here, we have compiled a list of several well-respected doctors dealing with asbestos lung cancer, in both a treatment and research capacity. 1. David J. Sugarbaker, M.D. is one … Read more10 Best Asbestos Lung Cancer Doctors
Over the last several decades, asbestos lung cancer and asbestos exposure have been the subject of several thousand lawsuits and extensive litigation. Up until the 1970s, asbestos was used as a building material because of its durability and flame-resistant properties, and workers were exposed to the dangerous substance without proper safety equipment for years before … Read more10 Largest Asbestos Lung Cancer Lawsuits
When most people hear a diagnosis of cancer, all they can picture for treatment is weeks or months of chemotherapy and hospitals. While traditional medical procedures are considered to be the standard for quality treatment, there are things a patient can do to ease the symptoms of lung cancer naturally, thus helping with healing and/or … Read more5 Natural Remedies for Asbestos Lung Cancer
The Environmental Protection Agency, United States Department of Health and Human Services, the International Agency for Research on Cancer have all officially recognized asbestos as a carcinogen. It most commonly causes mesothelioma, a rare cancer, but is also linked to traditional lung cancer. Learn the symptoms—if you or a loved one has been exposed to … Read moreAsbestos Lung Cancer Symptoms—What to Look For
We’ve compiled a list of the top companies drawn from the Mesothelioma bankruptcy list which had plenty of Asbestos on their worksites. If you or a loved one worked for any of these companies during your career you may be entitled to compensation. A.O. Smith A.P. Green Industries, Inc. A.T. Callas Co. A.W. Chesterton Company … Read moreTop Companies Linked to Asbestos Exposure