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Health & Wellness August 24, 2016 MAAC Staff

Mesothelioma Awareness – Part 1: Understanding The Relationship Between Asbestos and Cancer

In a little more than a month, on September 26, 2016, the Mesothelioma + Asbestos Awareness Center will be participating in Mesothelioma Awareness Day.…

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In The Community August 17, 2016 MAAC Staff

How Rising Cancer Costs Affect Mesothelioma Patients

The price of medicine in general is on the rise. In fact, health spending is projected to grow at a rate of 5.8% through…

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Health & Wellness August 10, 2016 MAAC Staff

Most Common Complications of Mesothelioma Surgery

Although many clinical trials are being carried out that test new experimental treatments, currently the most common treatment options for mesothelioma include surgery, chemotherapy,…

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Health & Wellness August 4, 2016 MAAC Staff

The Best Alternative Cancer Therapies To Consider

Alternative therapy refers to any kind of practices and systems that aren’t the part of mainstream medicine. Alternative cancer treatments offer the feeling of…

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In The Community August 2, 2016 MAAC Staff

Mesothelioma Helped Donna Tracey Discover Her Inner Strength

Donna Tracey is native of the West Midlands area of England, where she lives and grew up on the border of South Staffordshire and Wolverhampton.…

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Health & Wellness July 29, 2016 MAAC Staff

Gold and Lasers: Could Mesothelioma Patients Benefit from a Novel Cancer Treatment?

It sounds like something out of science fiction, or perhaps some medieval alchemy book – using gold and lasers to fight cancer! However, far from…

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In The Community July 27, 2016 MAAC Staff

A Brief History of Asbestos Litigation

Asbestos has been in use for millennia. The earliest known uses go back nearly 4,500 years to ancient Finland, where anthophyllite – a particular form…

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Health & Wellness July 21, 2016 MAAC Staff

How Precision Medicine Could Lead to a Mesothelioma Cure

Medicine has traditionally been a world of “one size fits all.” Take, for example, the treatment of heart disease. With very few exceptions every…

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