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Our blog is a timely voice for cancer patients, caregivers, and those seeking information about mesothelioma and asbestos-related topics. By providing relevant news, personal stories, and practical insights, we will further spread awareness and nurture hope with the goal of one day eliminating mesothelioma.

Community June 20, 2018 MAAC Staff

7 Apps for Cancer Patients

Whether you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, you need some assistance in keeping track of appointments, treatments and connecting with…

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Legal June 14, 2018 MAAC Staff

Mesothelioma Compensation Options for Patients and Families

Cancer is a huge expense in the United States, with some recent reports estimating expenses of over $173 billion on cancer care by 2020.…

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Legal June 6, 2018 MAAC Staff

Are Settlements Taxable? A Brief Guide

The entire legal process from first filing a claim to finally receiving a jury verdict or settlement can sometimes seem like it drags on…

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Treatment May 31, 2018 MAAC Staff

How Does Immunotherapy Work?

Mesothelioma is an extremely aggressive cancer with poor prognosis. Cancer research and clinical trials continue to analyze new treatment methods to offer patients to…

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Awareness May 24, 2018 MAAC Staff

Cancer-Fighting Recipes

From red wine and berry smoothies to tomatoes and garlic, there are many foods that are thought to help prevent cancer, and in some…

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Awareness May 16, 2018 MAAC Staff

Mesothelioma Risk Factors

Mesothelioma is an extremely aggressive type of cancer that has a very poor prognosis. There is no cure, and on average, patients diagnosed with…

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Community May 10, 2018 MAAC Staff

Gifts for Cancer Patients Who Are Mothers

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and children are looking to find the perfect gift for mom. This can be a particularly difficult…

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Community May 3, 2018 MAAC Staff

Things to Say to Someone Whose Loved One Died of Cancer

When speaking to someone dealing with the loss of a loved one due to cancer, it can be impossible to find the perfect thing…

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