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What Are the Differences Between Lung Cancer and Mesothelioma?

by Staff Blogger | December 12th, 2017

People who are exposed to asbestos may be at risk of developing deadly conditions in and around their lungs, including mesothelioma and lung cancer. Both conditions cause similar symptoms during their development, including coughing, shortness of breath, chest pain, unexplained weight loss, and fatigue. Both conditions are serious and can even be fatal, but some of

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Talcum Powder Cancer Verdicts Exceed $100 Million

by Staff Blogger | July 4th, 2017

Talcum powder has been manufactured for decades and is commonly used in baby powders, body powders, cosmetics, and feminine washes. In recent years, products containing talcum powder have been linked to ovarian cancer in women. Talcum powders do not break down in the body, compounding the risk the longer the product is used. If you

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Something to Talc About

by Christina Feller | March 24th, 2016

Every day we hear news of another drug or device causing injuries and often women are the victims. Women are more likely to use prescription drug medications than men by a large margin, 53.5 percent to 43.2 percent, and prescription drug use is rising steadily.[1 Drug companies are targeting women in every natural phase of their lives

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E-Cigarettes Linked to Serious Injuries

by Staff Blogger | March 1st, 2016

Over the past few years, e-cigarettes have garnered incredible success, making millions for manufacturers. These devices contain a cartridge filled with nicotine solution. Battery operated coils heat this solution and turn it into a vapor, which the user inhales. Part of the appeal for these devices is the assumption that vaping is a safe alternative

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