Before It’s Too Late

Mesothelioma is a serious disease of the respiratory system caused by exposure to asbestos. In the United States Mesothelioma has been on the decline since it is no longer used for lagging on U.S. Navy ships and the building industry. The Navy went initiated a vigorous removal campaign in the 1970-80s,

When mesothelioma has been diagnosed, the cancers are widespread and life expectancy has been as little as one year. The disease is rare in those under 55 years old and most cases are in men aged 65 and older. It affects five times more men then women.

If you have been exposed to asbestos or have a friend or loved on who has, make sure they get checked for Mesothelioma before it’s too late.

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