Sunday, August 30, 2009
Taconite miners take part in mesothelioma study
Itasca County Health and Human Services Director Lester Kachinske provided an update on the Minnesota Taconite Workers Health Study during a meeting of the ICHHS Board this week.
Thursday, August 27, 2009
Carbon expected at cancer center
The University of Hawaii Board of Regents is expected to approve Michele Carbone as director of the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii and pay him an annual salary of $412,008.
Patients with Phenylketonuria face increased risk
Genetic researchers at Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, are aggressively identifying adult patients who suffer from the genetic disorder, Phenylketonuria (PKU), and are presenting those findings at the 11th International Congress of Inborn Errors of Metabolism in San Diego, August 29 through September 2.
Sunday, August 23, 2009
Lawsuit deadline for homes insulated with Zonolite
Canadians with the asbestos-contaminated insulation Zonolite in their homes are due a meagre settlement compared to their U.S. counterparts.
Thursday, August 20, 2009
James Hardie asbestos scandal
Tuesday, August 18, 2009
Applying for Social Security Disability Allowances
Many disability applicants are unaware of the Social Security Administration's Compassionate Allowances program as it relates to disability applications. There are a total of 50 serious conditions that submitting an application with one of these conditions will result the application being flagged and a decision from the SSA to be completed within days. Berry & Associates owns and operates the ...
Sunday, August 09, 2009
More Ways to Avoid Asbestos Cancer Risk
Cancer Monthly recently published a list of 139 asbestos containing products that can cause mesothelioma, asbestosis and other asbestos related diseases. (PRWeb Aug 9, 2009) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2009/08/prweb2729064.htm
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