Basic Understanding of Asbestos related diseases

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One may well ask what are the various types of Asbestos related diseases and why there should be a difference in behavior between different types of asbestos. Several factors are involved, the most important being fiber size; long thin fibers, usually amphiboles, are the most dangerous. [Why that is] is still controversial. Processing alters fibers ... Read moreBasic Understanding of Asbestos related diseases

Asbestos Exposure & Mesothelioma Cancer in Montana

Asbestos Exposure in Montana began when its mining became industrially important back in the 20th century. Asbestos and vermiculite were mined in several areas of Montana. Vermiculite is another insulating mineral. There were several asbestos and/or vermiculite mines in Montana, all of them located in the western half of the state. Vermiculite Mountain, outside of the ... Read moreAsbestos Exposure & Mesothelioma Cancer in Montana

Asbestos Cancer – How does Asbestos cause Mesothelioma

  Asbestos Exposure Mesothelioma is a rare cancer of the mesothelium caused by Asbestos, the tissue that covers the lungs and abdominal organs. These tumors tend to spread rapidly and may not be responsive to current cancer treatments. Many patients die within two years of being diagnosed. Therefore, prevention is the best way to combat ... Read moreAsbestos Cancer – How does Asbestos cause Mesothelioma