12/12/2012 // Chicago, IL, USA // Cooney & Conway // Jill Rule // (press release) Standard methods of treating mesothelioma such as surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation have had success, but doctors are continually searching to find better ways to treat this devastating cancer. There are sometimes opportunities for current sufferers to take part in the newest procedures...

12/21/2010 // US // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk U.S. – A College Station woman credits a little know treatment option with helping her keep her hair after undergoing treatment for breast cancer. As reported by KBTX.com, Lacy Genovese used Penguin Cold Caps during chemotherapy, which typically contributes to significant hair loss for patients, and says they helped...

10/30/2010 // US // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk U.S. – A new study suggests some cancer cells survive chemotherapy treatments by hiding. As reported by LiveScience.com, researchers found in an animal study that the cells may be shielded from treatment by hiding in the thymus, which may be an indicator for why patients can relapse. Study researcher Michael Hemann,...

08/09/2010 // Toledo, Ohio, USA // Mesothelioma News Now! // Ohio Mesothelioma Reporter After the historical William B. Boyer ship in Toledo, Ohio was...

07/21/2010 // Cleveland, Ohio, USA // Mesothelioma News Now! // Ohio Mesothelioma Reporter Ohio Mesothelioma Report: Using President Obama’s federal...

07/10/2010 // McKinney, Texas, US // Get Cancer Answers // News Desk McKinney, TX – A North Texas family whose loved one died after suffering an allergic reaction to a chemotherapy drug is emphasizing the importance of blood testing for allegories before beginning drug treatments. As reported by CBS 11 News, the family of Bobby Jean Hester, 72, who passed away in May...

07/09/2010 // Get Cancer Answers // Cancer News Cancer News – West Palm Beach, FL – A unique foundation is providing free home cleaning services for cancer patients who are receiving treatment. As reported by WPTV.com, The Cleaning for a Reason Foundation helps patients undergoing treatment maintain the cleanliness of their homes with four free cleanings. Diana...

Dallas, TX: As soon as the diagnosis of a new patient is completed, the line and the mode of treatment is to be decided by the relevant doctors. There are numerous ways of treating a mesothelioma patient. Major factors, such as the stage of cancer and level of the occurrence, the maturity of the disease, the extension of the exposure to asbestos, and the current health...

Dallas, TX: Asbestos is present in every nook and corner. Even after being banned in a number of countries, since 1940, asbestos hazards, up to this day, cause serious and grave problems, leading to death. Asbestos, therefore, leads to severe health issues. The two most deadly diseases that lead to mortality, are the lung cancer and the mesothelioma cancers. Mesothelioma...

Dallas, TX: With mesothelioma and other forms of cancers on the top hit list, researchers are working on many theories and therapies that would aid in curing cancer and in this pursuit Photodynamic therapy seems to be a promising one. The Photodynamic therapy or PTD uses light as a tool to kill cancer cells and combines chemotherapy and surgery to cure to patient. The...