Leonor holds her a bachelor’s degree in Communication and post-graduate degree in Multiplatform Journalism. She covers advocacy and industry news and also researches and writes informational resource pages for the website.
In the 1990s, a widespread asbestos contamination incident occurred in the suburbs of Canberra, Australia. It was dubbed Mr. Fluffy after two companies that imported and installed amphibole asbestos, a fluffy fibrous insulation ... Read more
1. Avoiding Risk of Asbestos Exposure at Work Occupational mesothelioma is among the most common cases of this type of cancer, which is caused by asbestos exposure. While not all occupations ... Read more
Comedian, internet celebrity and mesothelioma patient Quincy Jones recently took a brave and bold step to raise awareness for the malignant disease caused by asbestos exposure. Jones spoke out about his struggle with ... Read more
A diagnosis of mesothelioma impacts not only the patient but also their family members and friends. It’s common that family members become caregivers. In fact, a caregiver is defined as an ... Read more
1. Learn About Mesothelioma to Make Informed Decisions It is normal for patients to feel confused or overwhelmed after a diagnosis of mesothelioma. To address the feeling of loss of control ... Read more
1. Mechanical, Construction, and Ship Building Workers Exposure to asbestos is more common than people know: It can occur in many locations and on many occasions. But given the asbestos’ properties of ... Read more