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As More 9/11 Rescue Workers Fall Ill, the Tragedy Continues 21 Years Later - ADAO - Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

As More 9/11 Rescue Workers Fall Ill, the Tragedy Continues 21 Years Later - ADAO - Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

This anniversary never gets easier for us at the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO). Twenty one years ago,nearly 3,000 innocent lives were taken in the 9/11 terror...

Johnson & Johnson Will Discontinue Talc-Based Baby Powder Globally in 2023

Johnson & Johnson Will Discontinue Talc-Based Baby Powder Globally in 2023

Continue reading the main story Johnson & Johnson Will Discontinue Talc-Based Baby Powder Globally in 2023 The company, sued by cancer patients who claimed its talc was...

Impact of Covid-19 on lung cancer and Mesothelioma specialist nurses: A survey of experiences and perceptions

Impact of Covid-19 on lung cancer and Mesothelioma specialist nurses: A survey of experiences and perceptions

The covid-19 global pandemic has impacted on nurses who have rapidly adapted to new ways of working, and experienced negative impacts due to over-stretched services. Two surveys...

Impact of Covid-19 on lung cancer and Mesothelioma specialist nurses: A survey of experiences and perceptions

Impact of Covid-19 on lung cancer and Mesothelioma specialist nurses: A survey of experiences and perceptions

The covid-19 global pandemic has impacted on nurses who have rapidly adapted to new ways of working, and experienced negative impacts due to over-stretched services. Two surveys...

2022 November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month: ADAO is Raising Asbestos Awareness and Prevention with Every Breath - ADAO - Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

2022 November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month: ADAO is Raising Asbestos Awareness and Prevention with Every Breath - ADAO - Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

November is lung cancer awareness month, and ADAO wants to use this opportunity to shed light on the disease that kills more people than any other form of cancer. From theLung...

ADAO Applauds ProPublica’s Excellent Investigative Reporting in the Series about Chlor-Alkali Plants Unsafe and Deadly Asbestos Use Impacting Workers, Families, and Communities - ADAO - Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

ADAO Applauds ProPublica’s Excellent Investigative Reporting in the Series about Chlor-Alkali Plants Unsafe and Deadly Asbestos Use Impacting Workers, Families, and Communities - ADAO - Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

ProPublica released three important pieces, including one in-depth investigation, that focused on the dangers of asbestos from chlor-alkali plants using asbestos diaphragms....

Mesothelioma Survivor Still Soaring the Skies

Mesothelioma Survivor Still Soaring the Skies

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Biden admin advances key toxic chemicals decisions

Biden admin advances key toxic chemicals decisions

EPA last week pushed forward key toxic chemicals decisions with important public health implications, including for a substance used as a flame retardant as well as asbestos and...

End of Life Document Checklist: A Complete Guide for Families

End of Life Document Checklist: A Complete Guide for Families

Discussing end-of-life wishes isn’t always easy. People may avoid these conversations because they don’t want to burden their loved ones. Though it can be difficult, it’s...

NCI Opens New Immunotherapy Clinical Trial for Mesothelioma

NCI Opens New Immunotherapy Clinical Trial for Mesothelioma

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FDA Looks at Stricter Standardized Testing for Asbestos in Talc

FDA Looks at Stricter Standardized Testing for Asbestos in Talc

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Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Asbestos-Based Building Materials

Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Asbestos-Based Building Materials

For decades, asbestos was used in construction building materials, both for residential and commercial properties. The impact and extent of asbestos in homes is widely...