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People are diagnosed with Mesothelioma every year
If you are one of these people, you may be
It is a chronic lung disease caused by the retention of asbestos fibers in the lungs after prolonged exposure to asbestos and similar to other asbestos-related diseases, Asbestosis manifests many years after the initial asbestos exposure.
It is a very rare and aggressive form of cancer that affects the cells in the linings inside the chest, abdomen, and space around the heart. Caused by exposure to asbestos, it claims an average of 3,000 lives per year, with fewer than 4,500 new cases diagnosed annually.Learn More
Pharmaceutical companies have an obligation to ensure that the medications being sold do not cause more harm than good, but that’s not always the case. They have failed to protect the consumer and now the affects of their irresponsibility are causing injuries.
Most cases of asbestosis or lung cancer in workers occurred 15 years or more after the person was first exposed to asbestos.
-Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry
Domestic consumption of asbestos amounted to about 803,000 metric tons in 1973, but it had dropped to about 2,400 metric tons by 2005.
-National Cancer Institute
Even properly prescribed drugs (aside from misprescribing, overdosing or self-prescribing) cause about 1.9 million hospitalizations a year.