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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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UK News: Asbestos-related illnesses still killing more and more people each year

UK News: Asbestos-related illnesses still killing more and more people each year | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Asbestos-related illnesses still killing more and more people each year
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Horrible to read about but not a shock.

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Environmental Working Group: "Asbestos Victims Unite on Mesothelioma Awareness Day" by Linda Reinstein

Environmental Working Group: "Asbestos Victims Unite on Mesothelioma Awareness Day" by Linda Reinstein | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Michael Bradley of Tunnel Hill, Georgia has spent the past 17 months in and out of surgery  fighting peritoneal mesothelioma, a rare and usually fatal abdominal cancer caused by exposure to asbestos fibers.  He has lost 150 pounds and must wear a...
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Hazards magazine || Dust storm: 'Crime-fraud' allegations cloud conference

Hazards magazine || Dust storm: 'Crime-fraud' allegations cloud conference | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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INFORGRAPHIC re: Health, Psycho-social and Economic Impact of Rare Disease

INFORGRAPHIC re: Health, Psycho-social and Economic Impact of Rare Disease | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Shire Launches Report that Quantifies the Health, Psycho-social and Economic Impact of Rare Disease http://isbx.it/86cb9 via @iseboxdotnet

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AUS News: Doctors brace for 40 years of asbestos illness

AUS News: Doctors brace for 40 years of asbestos illness | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Do-it-yourself home renovators are regularly exposing themselves and their children to cancer-causing asbestos, a study of NSW residents has found.
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News from India: Protests at Bihar asbestos unit

News from India: Protests at Bihar asbestos unit | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Deaths, diseases, skin ailments are common, complain residents
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Canadian News: Justice sought with new asbestos registry

Canadian News: Justice sought with new asbestos registry | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
A union is demanding changes to eligibility criteria that prevented many Newfoundland asbestos miners from receiving compensation.
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IN Health Dept. seeks Indy fire debris that contained asbestos from the 22-square-mile area around the Belmont warehouse fire

IN Health Dept. seeks Indy fire debris that contained asbestos from the 22-square-mile area around the Belmont warehouse fire | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The Marion County Public Health Department is asking the public to help identify properties that still have debris on them from the large warehouse fire on June 15.
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USA News: Vermont town removing asbestos from school

USA News: Vermont town removing asbestos from school | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it

Rutland Herald Online - Vermont election news, news coverage, local news, state government, sports, classifieds

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Eternit - Clarification with regard to the issues on the public-interest civil lawsuit filed by the Public Labour Ministry

Eternit - Clarification with regard to the issues on the public-interest civil lawsuit filed by the Public Labour Ministry | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
-- Clarification with regard to the issues on the public-interest civil lawsuit filed by the Public Labour...
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British Thoracic Society Statement on Malignant Mesothelioma in the United Kingdom (2000)

British Thoracic Society Statement on Malignant Mesothelioma in the United Kingdom (2000) | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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Telegraph: AIG offloads $3.5 bn asbestos risk to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway

Telegraph: AIG offloads $3.5 bn asbestos risk to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
AIG has offloaded part of its troublesome insurance risk to Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, relieving the company of a book of business that has cost it billions of dollars in recent months.
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IATP Newsletter Issue 38: "Without Responsibility, Accountability, and Transparency - No One is Safe " by Linda Reinstein

IATP Newsletter Issue 38: "Without Responsibility, Accountability, and Transparency - No One is Safe " by Linda Reinstein | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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USA News: Asbestos Victims Ask Yale To Revoke Honorary Degree Of Former Factory Owner

USA News: Asbestos Victims Ask Yale To Revoke Honorary Degree Of Former Factory Owner | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Seventeen years after Yale University gave Swiss billionaire Stephan Schmidheiny an honorary doctorate of humane letters for environmental stewardship, a group of asbestos illness survivors and family members in Italy is asking the university to...
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Conference: “ASBESTOS: DIALOGUE FOR THE FUTURE” on October 1, 2013 at McGill University, Montreal

Conference: “ASBESTOS: DIALOGUE FOR THE FUTURE” on October 1, 2013 at McGill University, Montreal | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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News from Australia: DIY renovators admit taking asbestos risks

News from Australia: DIY renovators admit taking asbestos risks | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
HOME renovators are risking death by not protecting themselves from asbestos, according to an article in the latest issue of the Medical Journal of Australia.
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Global NEWS: Ship breaking: Newfoundland’s legacy with one of the most hazardous jobs

Global NEWS: Ship breaking: Newfoundland’s legacy with one of the most hazardous jobs | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Newfoundland has an unhealthy legacy with one of the world's most hazardous jobs -- ship breaking.
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Blog from Canada "Asbestos: Still a Stumbling Block in Restoration and Remediation

Blog from Canada "Asbestos: Still a Stumbling Block in Restoration and Remediation | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
I once was fearful of sounding like a broken record.
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The Center for Public Integrity: In new battleground over toxic reform, American Chemistry Council targets the states

The Center for Public Integrity: In new battleground over toxic reform, American Chemistry Council targets the states | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
The fight between industry and activists over regulation of toxic chemicals has shifted from Washington, D.C., to state venues.
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UK News: Asbestos dumped at bonfire site

UK News: Asbestos dumped at bonfire site | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
Hazardous asbestos dumped at a bonfire site near Kellswater is still awaiting removal.
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News: Spreading asbestos awareness

News: Spreading asbestos awareness | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
BETTY made her AgQuip debut at the field days event this year before heading off on a whirlwind trip of the State’s central and western regions.
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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Book "Shared Stories: How Asbestos Changed Our Lives" (2013)

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Book  "Shared Stories: How Asbestos Changed Our Lives" (2013) | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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British Thoracic Society Statement on Malignant Mesothelioma in the United Kingdom (2007)

British Thoracic Society Statement on Malignant Mesothelioma in the United Kingdom (2007) | Asbestos and Mesothelioma World News | Scoop.it
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