• L&S Announce Steps to Protect Against Asbestos & Mesothelioma

    L&S Announce Steps to Protect Against Asbestos & Mesothelioma

    Lewis and Sholnick have announced the publication of some simple precautionary steps can be taken to avoid high risk situations in regards to asbestos and mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. It refers specifically to a cancerous tumor which involves the mesothelial cells of an organ, usually the

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  • Mesothelioma or Asbestos Cancer

    Mesothelioma or Asbestos Cancer

    Mesothelioma: What is it? Mesothelioma is a malignant cancerous disease of the cells lining the patient’s body cavities such as chest, abdominal region or the area surrounding the heart. It is thought to be associated with exposure to asbestos, and this asbestos association has been documented in 70-80% of all mesothelioma cases. Asbestos cancer or

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  • Wrongful Death Lawyers

    Wrongful Death Lawyers

    Wrongful death refers to a lawsuit which alleges that the victim was killed as a consequence of negligence or misdeed of another. Usually, wrongful death occurs as a result of personal injury accidents, medical malpractice, auto accidents, workplace accidents, dangerous or defective products, mesothelioma and other accidents. When the proximate cause of the wrongful death

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  • Protect Against Mesothelioma by Avoiding Asbestos

    Protect Against Mesothelioma by Avoiding Asbestos

    Mesothelioma is a rare cancer that attacks the body’s mesothelial cells around the organs. The mesothelium provides a protective membranous lining for the internal organs and allows moving organs (i.e. the heart and the lungs) to glide easily against adjacent structures. The names of the three regions of mesothelial cells that provide protective coating are

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  • Cancer – Courage and Love

    Cancer – Courage and Love

    Everyday we hear of people dealing with incredible sadness and loss and we wonder; how do they do it? Where do they find the courage the strength? We may even ask ourselves how we would cope under the circumstances. Sadly, we only become aware of the answer, when tragedy visits us and our own lives

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  • Beryllium The New Asbestos?

    Beryllium The New Asbestos?

    It was American workers on the world’s first atomic bomb who became the first industrial victims of beryllium, a rare but especially light, stable and strong metal whose toxic dust can kill those who breathe it. Now Seafarers doing ship maintenance and have used Jasons De-rusting and de-scaling guns (also known as J-gun or Jasons

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