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Cancer Talk Week 2013

January 7th, 2013

Monday, 21st January 2013 sees the start of this year’s Macmillan Cancer Talk Week, a week of events and activities to raise awareness of cancer and those who require support. A diagnosis of cancer can be extremely overwhelming and a … Continue reading

Firm Fined for Asbestos Exposure

January 4th, 2013

A plumbing firm, Superior Plumbing Installations Limited, has been fined following work on a refurbishment project in Aberystwyth. A routine inspection by the Health and Safety Executive found that contractors were carrying out work when no provisions had been made … Continue reading

Mesothelioma and Measles

January 4th, 2013

MESOTHELIOMA AND MEASLES The Mayo Clinic, is a not-for-profit medical practice and medical research group based in Rochester, Minnesota. The clinic has conducted a clinical trial using an altered version of the measles virus to fight pleural mesothelioma. Before the … Continue reading

Guide to the Latest Mesothelioma Statistics

January 4th, 2013

The death toll from the terrible asbestos disease, mesothelioma is sadly, continuing to rise, due to the widespread use of the deadly material that is still present throughout Britain’s buildings. Worryingly, according to the latest government figures, deaths from mesothelioma … Continue reading