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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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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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Community April 4, 2018 MAAC Staff

How to Talk to Kids About Cancer

Opening up about a cancer diagnosis to loved ones is an exceptionally difficult experience, especially when trying to talk to your children. Whether it’s…

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Community March 21, 2018 MAAC Staff

Financial Help for Cancer Patients

After a cancer diagnosis, patients and their loved ones have many decisions to make about treatment and next steps. But for many, it’s not…

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Community March 8, 2018 MAAC Staff

What to Say to Someone Whose Family Member Has Cancer

When someone you know has cancer or has a loved one with cancer, it can be incredibly difficult to know what to say or…

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Community January 25, 2018 MAAC Staff

Tracy Meek Remembers Her Father’s Battle with Pleural Mesothelioma

The United Kingdom is among the dozens of countries that have fully banned asbestos. Though the nation enacted the ban in 1999, mesothelioma and…

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Community November 8, 2017 MAAC Staff

Supporting Our Veterans With Improved Health Care Laws

Veterans Day, November 11th each year, marks the opportunity to celebrate and honor all of those who have served in our armed services. It’s…

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