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EWG Wonder Woman: Linda Reinstein of Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

EWG Wonder Woman: Linda Reinstein of Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
In June of 2003, Linda Reinstein found out that her husband Alan had a type of lung cancer called mesothelioma, caused by breathing asbestos. “I can treat it,” the surgeon told her, “but I can’t cure it.” 
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International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) Statement: Global Asbestos Ban and the Elimination of Asbestos-Related Diseases

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OSHA (1995): Asbestos Standard For General Industry http://ow.ly/t6Uta

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BBC: The children who played with asbestos

BBC: The children who played with asbestos | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Children in a County Durham village used to spend their days playing with lethal asbestos from a local factory. One, now 51, has cancer. What will happen to the rest?
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ICOH Statement: Global Asbestos Ban and the Elimination of Asbestos-Related Diseases

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WHO/Europe | Countries urged to sink health risks from asbestos, second-hand smoke and toxic chemicals by 2015

WHO/Europe | Countries urged to sink health risks from asbestos, second-hand smoke and toxic chemicals by 2015 | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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EVENT 12.2.2013 Press Conference: ‘Stop Spreading Lies. Ban Asbestos NOW!'

EVENT 12.2.2013 Press Conference: ‘Stop Spreading Lies. Ban Asbestos NOW!' | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Posted on November 30, 2013 Press Conference - ‘Stop Spreading Lies. Ban Asbestos NOW! December 2, 2013  12.15 PM - 2:15 PM Press Club of India, 1, Raisina Road, New Delhi-110 001 India imports mor...
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FOREIGN POLICY: "The People of the Pit" by Anna Nemtsova

FOREIGN POLICY: "The People of the Pit" by Anna Nemtsova | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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AUS News: Asbestos awareness month: the next wave of asbestos sufferers speak out on the dangers

AUS News: Asbestos awareness month: the next wave of asbestos sufferers speak out on the dangers | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
SERAFINA Salucci was just eight-years-old when her dad built a garage to house his new pride and joy, an olive green Holden Kingswood.
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Richard Branson on small businesses: "Size really doesn't matter"

Richard Branson on small businesses: "Size really doesn't matter" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
There are several contradicting idioms on what it is to start small; “small things amuse small minds”, “good things come in small packages.” When it comes to your business though, Richard Branson wrote for entrepreneur.com about celebrating the...
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NIOSH says too many lives still lost to asbestos exposure

NIOSH says too many lives still lost to asbestos exposure | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
NIOSH says too many lives still lost to asbestos exposure - Safety News on Asbestos
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Major Cancer Regressions in Mesothelioma After Treatment with an Anti-Mesothelin Immunotoxin and Immune Suppression

Major Cancer Regressions in Mesothelioma After Treatment with an Anti-Mesothelin Immunotoxin and Immune Suppression | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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MAINE News: After mesothelioma cancer diagnosis, Maine teen puts life on fast track

MAINE News: After mesothelioma cancer diagnosis, Maine teen puts life on fast track | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Damon Haggan of Belgrade plans to get married next month and wants to establish a family and a legacy.
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Mosaic: "Killer Dust" by Nic Fleming

Mosaic: "Killer Dust" by Nic Fleming | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Why is asbestos still killing people? Nic Fleming finds out in a twisting tale of industry cover-ups and misinformation that spans decades.
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PRESS RELEASE WHO/IARC: Global battle against cancer won't be won with treatment alone - Effective prevention measures urgently needed to prevent cancer crisis

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"We import banned asbestos from the EU Croatia has imported thousands and thousands of tons of the deadly poison that it banned in 2006 –by Sergej Župančić

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Occupational asbestos exposure and risk of pleural mesothelioma, lung cancer, and laryngeal cancer in the prospective Netherlands cohort study.

PubMed comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
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“Asbestos-related Occupational Diseases in Europe” by Kooperationsstelle Hamburg

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MEDIA RELEASE: "Health advocates call on Indian government to end all use of asbestos"

MEDIA RELEASE: "Health advocates call on Indian government to end all use of asbestos" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
SOURCE: Right on Canada MEDIA RELEASE: December 2, 2013 In a letter released today, over 200 scientists and over 100 labour and health organizations from 36 countries strongly condemned efforts by ...
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Shipbreaking Platform: Civil society organisations in Asia call for a global ban on asbestos, highlight dangers in shipbreaking

Shipbreaking Platform: Civil society organisations in Asia call for a global ban on asbestos, highlight dangers in shipbreaking | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
NGO Shipbreaking Platform - The NGO Platform on Shipbreaking works to raise awareness and prevent the human rights abuses and the environmental injustice provoked when toxic wastes on board end-of-life vessels are freely traded without restraint in...
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International Conference on Chrysotile December 3rd and 4th, 2013 in New Delhi, India

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Global asbestos lobby organizes events in the Philippines and India to promote continued use of asbestos in Asia

Global asbestos lobby organizes events in the Philippines and India to promote continued use of asbestos in Asia | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Kathleen Ruff, RightOnCanada.ca

In response to the overwhelming scientific evidence that all forms of asbestos are deadly and in response
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USA News: Mesothelioma cancer patient refuses to accept death sentence, encourages others to follow suit

USA News: Mesothelioma cancer patient refuses to accept death sentence, encourages others to follow suit | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
On July 1, Ken Smith was issued a death sentence.
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Diseases attributable to asbestos exposure: Years of potential life lost, United States, 1999-2010

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Mother Jones: That time Big Tobacco sold asbestos as the "Greatest Health Protection in Cigarette History"

Mother Jones: That time Big Tobacco sold asbestos as the "Greatest Health Protection in Cigarette History" | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Six decades later, Lorillard is still battling lawsuits over its Kent "Micronite" filter.
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