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2 hrs ago | Mission Local

Firefighters Stand Against Cancer

The sound of an old fashion dial phone fills the kitchen at the local Mission neighborhood fire station.

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Related Topix: Fire, San Francisco, CA, Health, Medicine, Breast Cancer

6 hrs ago | Sheffield Star

South Yorkshire MP pleased at launch of new payment scheme

A South Yorkshire MP has spoken of his delight that a payment scheme to compensate sufferers of mesothelioma is now open.

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Related Topix: Health

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Chronicle Live

Wallsend widow urges insurance industry to fund research into mesothelioma cancer

A woman whose husband died from asbestos exposure is backing a call for the insurance industry to fund research into mesothelioma Leading lung experts say there is a "shameful" lack of funding into the fatal asbestos-related cancer, and have urged insurers to contribute to pioneering studies into the disease.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Sunday Herald

Changes will make it harder to make a claim

Mrs Maitland's husband William died aged 63 after a painful, year-long battle against mesothelioma, a cancer caused by breathing in deadly asbestos dust.

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BBC News

Fund cancer research, insurers urged

Writing for the BBC News website , Dr John Moore-Gillon of the British Lung Foundation says this would aid research - and cut future insurance payouts.

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BBC News

Why insurers should fund medical research

Financial belts are being tightened in many areas - including medical research. But scientists say funding for such work is crucial, for the UK's research industry as well as for patients.

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Burton Mail

Asbestos compo scheme details finally revealed

DELS20140411D-002_C.JPG Picture: Lucy ShawA group of five people have put forward a planning application for a micro-pub on High Street in Melbourne.

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Related Topix: Melbourne, Australia Travel, Travel, Australia Travel, Pacific Travel, Derbyshire County, England, United Kingdom, Health

Sat Apr 12, 2014

FOX16

Ed Lauter's family sues TV networks over asbestos claims

The NBC peacock logo is seen on the NBC studios building August 28, 2003 in Burbank, California.

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Related Topix: Burbank, CA, Health

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Radio Times

Emmerdale spoilers: Donna reveals that she is terminally ill with mesothelioma

Donna Windsor has revealed in tonight's double bill of Emmerdale that she is terminally ill with mesothelioma and has at best a few years left to live.

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York Press

Ball raises 11,000 for fight against asbestos-related cancer

Left to right, B W Knight, Fran Milner, former EastEnders actress Kierston Wareing, Amanda Miller and Rachel Thackray.

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Related Topix: Health, World News, United Kingdom,

Wed Apr 09, 2014

NOLA.com

Louisiana House quickly passes bill to restrict mesothelioma, latent disease cases: Snapshot

Plaintiffs in asbestos exposure cases would be restricted to filing in the parish where the exposure took place, in a bill passed quickly through the Louisiana House on Wednesday, April 9, 2014.

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Related Topix: Health, Ruston, LA

Freshnews

Heat Biologics, Inc. Presents Proprietary Allogeneic Cell Line...

Taylor H. Schreiber, Ph.D., Vice President of Research and Development at Heat Biologics, presented the results of the Company's translational research project entitled "Allogeneic Cell Based Vaccine Development by Shared Antigen Screening".

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Related Topix: Medicine, Vaccinations, Oncology

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Plymouth Evening Herald

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THE number of claims resulting from asbestos-related illnesses has yet to peak, says a Plymouth law firm specialising in handling such cases.

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Bangor Daily News

Asbestos Still Plagues our Country Today

The US Surgeon General has declared April 1-7th as Asbestos Global Awareness week.

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Related Topix: Health, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Law, Law

Hartlepool Mail

A 380m pot of funding for families devastated by asbestos-related cancer

A GOVERNMENT minister says help is finally at hand for families left devastated by a killer cancer caused by exposure to asbestos.

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Sunderland Echo

Sunderland mesothelioma victims in line for A 123,000 compensation each

A CAUTIOUS welcome has been given to news that Sunderland mesothelioma sufferers will be able to claim compensation worth up to 123,000.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

WebWire

Asbestos Exposure Risks and National Asbestos Awareness Week

The American Board of Industrial Hygiene reminds workers and industry of the need to protect people from the hazards of asbestos exposure.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Detroit News

Early diagnosis important to treat Wegener's

Dear Dr. Roach: In March 2009, a family member was hav ing terrible flu-like symptoms accompanied by horrific headaches.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Cancer, Prednisone (generic), Deltasone, Orasone, Genetics

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Rosetta Genomics to Receive U.S. Patent for Cancer Origin Assay

PRINCETON, NJ and REHOVOT, ISRAEL -- -- 04/04/14 -- Rosetta Genomics Ltd. , a leading developer and provider of microRNA-based molecular diagnostics and therapeutics, today announced that the Company received a Notice of Allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for a patent covering the method of use of a core element of Rosetta ... (more)

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Related Topix: Biotech, Rosetta Genomics, Princeton, NJ, USPTO, Inventions, Science / Technology, Health, Lung Cancer

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Gov. Scott Walker's actions are a disservice to veterans

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, Abortion, Health, Milwaukee, WI, Opinion

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