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Secret deal meant mesothelioma compensation scheme favoured insurers

Secret deal meant mesothelioma compensation scheme favoured insurers A Ministry of Justice spokesman said: “Mesothelioma is an awful condition which can destroy lives in a frighteningly short amount of time and we want to help sufferers and their families. We are considering the best way to get claims settled fairly and … Full News here […]

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Texas Supreme Court reaffirms standard of proof in mesothelioma cases: Bostic

Texas Supreme Court reaffirms standard of proof in mesothelioma cases: Bostic … The court's decision reaffirmed the bedrock significance of the concept of dose in toxic tort litigation and rejected out of hand the argument that a less rigorous standard should be applied in a mesothelioma case than in an asbestosis case. Bostic … Full […]

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Could a Pac-Man-Like Cell Gobble Up Mesothelioma Cancer Cells Some Day?

Could a Pac-Man-Like Cell Gobble Up Mesothelioma Cancer Cells Some Day? Cancer cells Mesothelioma is one of the most aggressive and challenging cancers to treat. The infected cells fight off standard cancer treatments and continue to grow and divide leaving doctors and patients frustrated at the inability to stop the rogue … Full News here […]

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Mesothelioma survival rate and compensation: deaths continue to rise

Mesothelioma survival rate and compensation: deaths continue to rise New figures released by the Health and Safety Executive have indicated that the number of cancer deaths in the UK caused by asbestos exposure is continuing to rise, with an increase in cases of mesothelioma of more than 10 per cent, characterised by a … Full News […]

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New Mesothelioma Research Website Offers In-Depth Articles about Technology

New Mesothelioma Research Website Offers In-Depth Articles about Technology … Los Angeles, CA / ACCESSWIRE / July 17, 2014 / ResearchMesotheliomaCancer.com, a website that is devoted to helping mesothelioma patients and their families learn all they can about the serious form of cancer, has just launched its new and … Full News here – Read more […]

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Government deny secret deal on Mesothelioma Claims

Government deny secret deal on Mesothelioma Claims The agreement is apparently in relation to the Government removing the exemption for mesothelioma claims in the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act (LASPO), which results in significant savings for the insurance industry. In return … Full News here – Read more on WebWire (press release)

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Traditional Effusion Treatment Produces Fewer Complications for Mesothelioma

Traditional Effusion Treatment Produces Fewer Complications for Mesothelioma … The benefits of a procedure to remove part of the lung lining under video guidance may not be worth the risks and cost for patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma. That is the conclusion of researchers in the UK who studied the procedure over a … Full News […]

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Man sues numerous corporations after contracting mesothelioma

Man sues numerous corporations after contracting mesothelioma air asbestos sticker NEW ORLEANS – A man who suffers from mesothelioma has filed suit against numerous corporations for their alleged concealment of the health hazards inherent in asbestos products, which he claims led to his contraction of the … Full News here – Read more on The […]

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Immunotherapy Clinical Trial Showing Promise in Stopping Mesothelioma

Immunotherapy Clinical Trial Showing Promise in Stopping Mesothelioma … Even after the best multimodal treatment approach – a combination of two or more therapies (chemotherapy, surgery and radiation) – the probability of mesothelioma cancer recurrence remains high because of the diffuse nature of the disease. Researchers … Full News here – Read more on Asbestos.com

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The Mesothelioma Center Presents: “Did You Know” Video Infographic for Mesothelioma Awareness – Medical Informer Video

This Mesothelioma Awareness Day, we wanted to help spread awareness by sharing some simple, yet startling, facts on this cancer. Please help us in raising th…

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Mesothelioma Victims Center Urges a New National Focus on Mesothelioma

Mesothelioma Victims Center Urges a New National Focus on Mesothelioma … The Mesothelioma Victims Center firmly believes the true number of people who die each year from mesothelioma is much higher than the numbers being reported by the CDC or the National Institute of Health. According to the CDC, the average victim is … Full News […]

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New Biomarkers Could Mean Earlier, More Accurate Mesothelioma Diagnosis

New Biomarkers Could Mean Earlier, More Accurate Mesothelioma Diagnosis 48218_biotech In what could be a breakthrough in the development of a reliable diagnostic test for mesothelioma, Danish scientists have identified what they say are four key biomarkers that distinguish the asbestos cancer from non-malignant conditions. Full News here – Read more on Surviving Mesothelioma

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Industrial Chemical Found to Raise Mesothelioma Risk in Rats

Industrial Chemical Found to Raise Mesothelioma Risk in Rats About 80 percent of mesothelioma cases are the result of exposure to asbestos, a fibrous mineral once popular as a flame retardant and insulator. But a newly-published study suggests that an industrial chemical called vinylidene chloride (VDC) may … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Vietnam Vet Credits Strong Will, Alternative Medicine to Mesothelioma Survival

Vietnam Vet Credits Strong Will, Alternative Medicine to Mesothelioma Survival A proud military veteran and mesothelioma survivor doing surprisingly well today, Billy, 72, is doggedly stubborn in his belief that he can overcome any obstacle in his path, still living life on his terms. "I went to Vietnam knowing I might never … Full News […]

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Action Mesothelioma Day

Action Mesothelioma Day Doves will be released in Albert Square, Manchester, in memory of all those who have died from mesothelioma, a fatal cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. Families bereaved by mesothelioma will call on the Government to increase funding for research. Full News here – Read more on Rochdale Online

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