Category: For Your Family
Take the Time to Support a Mesothelioma Caregiver During National Family Caregivers Month
According to the National Caregiver Network, more than 90 million family caregivers, or two out of every five adults, in this country fulfill a vital role on the care team. For mesothelioma patients, the caregivers are vital for helping them follow their medical, dietary and exercise regimens.
Label: For Your FamilyPosted on Thursday, Nov 14, 2013
Today is National Mesothelioma Awareness Day in New York and Across the Nation
Mesothelioma is an aggressive cancer that produces tumors in the lining of the lungs and abdomen and is closely associated with exposure to asbestos. Each year, approximately 3,000 people in the United States—primarily older workers, retirees and veterans—are diagnosed with mesothelioma, according to the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health. Mesothelioma is a difficult …
Label: For Your FamilyPosted on Thursday, Sep 26, 2013