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Tuesday, February 23, 2010

 

Do it yourself? Asbestos in older homes should be handled with extreme caution (Lexington Clipper-Herald)

(ARA) - Your house should be your safe haven. It's where you go to relax, displace and enjoy the free time you have. But microscopic asbestos fibers, often found in older homes, are cancerous agents that could threaten the safety of your haven and potentially harm your health.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

 

Single microRNA exhibits potential to forecast outcomes of MPM (News-Medical-Net)

Rosetta Genomics, Ltd., a leading developer and provider of microRNA-based molecular diagnostics, announced today that the results of a joint study with the NYU Langone Medical Center were published online on February 16th, 2010, and are set to be published in the March 1st issue of the American Association for Cancer Research’s journal, Cancer Research.

 

Firm hand (The Telegraph)

Gregg Kirkland's business achievements in accounting and bank management have turned into a successful career as chief operating officer of the growing Simmons law firm in East Alton.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

 

The Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Provides Mesothelioma Cancer Victims The Names Of The Best US Lawyers (PRWeb)

The Mesothelioma Victims Center prides itself as having one of the most comprehensive free services for mesothelioma victims in the US. Aside from assisting mesothelioma victims with Social Security, Veterans Administration benefits, or specific health care options in their area, the group is now offering to provide mesothelioma victims, or their family members, the names of the absolute best ...

Sunday, February 14, 2010

 

Vigil honours asbestos deaths (CNews)

A Winnipeg woman gathered Saturday with friends and relatives to "honour the memory" of six of her family members, all of whom had died of cancer believed caused by asbestos-laden insulation.

Saturday, February 13, 2010

 

Mesothelioma Information Portal Diagnostics Test News

LegalView Updates Mesothelioma Information Portal with News of Diagnostics Test Capable of Differentiating Between Lung Cancer Types

LegalView recently reported on a new test that was designed to accurately differentiate mesothelioma cancer from other types of lung cancers. The test is expected to improve the accuracy of identifying and treating the fatal condition.

Denver, CO, January 16 -- LegalView, the most informative legal resource available on the Internet, informed its mesothelioma information blog readers of a new diagnostics test that is capable of differentiating between the deadly mesothelioma cancer and other types of similar lung cancers, thus improving expediency of treatments. The test is known as miRview meso and is, according to reports from the manufacturing company Rosetta Genomics, the only diagnostics test of its kind available for identifying mesothelioma cancer.

Individuals who suffer from mesothelioma cancer can find assistance through contacting one of the multitude of mesothelioma treatment centers worldwide specializing in research of the disease. Additionally, by contacting a mesothelioma lawyer, patients of the disease can learn about obtaining potential monetary compensation for the pain and costs associated with treating mesothelioma symptoms. By developing a mesothelioma lawsuit, an individual may receive the funds necessary to pay for chemotherapy or surgical procedures associated with combatting the illness.

Mesothelioma is caused by the inhalation of asbestos fibers and asbestos dust, which are often associated with the construction industry, as it was a product commonly used during the building of homes, offices, apartment complexes, schools, universities etc. Those who develop the condition often are not suspect to the cancerous cells being produced on the interior lining of the lungs and organs until it is too late. The condition stays dormant for up to 10 to 30 years, by which time, treatment is not a successful option. Although, treatment of symptoms and signs is available to ease the pain the condition causes. Such treatment methods include the administration of chemotherapy.

In addition to mesothelioma information, LegalView offers information regarding a plethora of other legal topics ranging from information on truck accidents to the latest on crib recalls to obtaining information on the Avandia dangers.

Truck accidents are, on average, considered the most dangerous, fatal and costly vehicular accidents that can occur. Individuals who suffer from a truck accident should be treated medically whether there are signs and symptoms of an injury or not, as many truck accidents leave a victim with internal injuries that can cause severe long-term damage. Not only should a truck accident victim receive assistance from a medical professional on their potential injuries, but contacting an experienced auto accident or truck accident attorney may provide essential protection and help from the legalities surrounding such an incident.

LegalView recently updated its crib recall information portal with the latest on the Delta crib recall, which affects thousands of families as the recall is of 1.6 million Delta cribs that may have potential faulty drop-side functions leading to asphyxiation of an infant. Parents who are worried about the recall can obtain more information at
http://crib-recall.legalview.info.

Finally, LegalView offers an array of information surrounding the Avandia side effects that have been allegedly associated with consumption of the type 2 diabetes drug. Avandia, from GlaxoSmithKline, was released to the public in May 1999, but since its release, several studies have been published linking the drug to such side effects as heart failure and heart disease, osteoporosis and bone fracture among women.

About LegalView:
Legalview.info is a public service brought to you by Legal WebTV Network, LLC, a Limited Liability Corporation created by a group of the nation's most highly respected law firms: Anapol Schwartz; Brent Coon and Associates; Burg Simpson; Cohen, Placitella and Roth; James F. Humphreys and Associates; Lopez McHugh; and Thornton and Naudmes. For more information on the accomplishments and track records of Legalview.info's superior sponsoring law firms and to get in touch with LegalView attorneys, visit LegalView at www.Legalview.info.

Contact Information
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Katie Kelley
720-226-6613
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http://mesothelioma.legalview.info


Thursday, February 11, 2010

 

Target Cancer: Rare Tracks to Cure Rare Cancer (Tonic)

You get rare music so they can cure rare forms of cancer. It's a no-brainer; start downloading.

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

 

Childhood favorite wins cookie contest (Fond du Lac Reporter)

Lori Hewitt of Eden probably has a lot of reasons to thank her mom. But on Sunday, Moms Super Soft Chocolate Chip Cookies helped Hewitt win the top prize in the second annual Festival Foods Ultimate Chocolate Chip Cookie Contest, which took place during Chocolate Fantasy at Moraine Park Technical College.

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