Dark cloud of deadly dust – Bellevue Park A quiet estate in Brisbane was pitched to potential homebuyers as a suburban utopia, that was until The Wunderlich asbestos cement factory was built directly across Bellevue Ave dispersing dust over the area for nearly half a century and providing a playground for local children who explored the waste product dumps and raided the factory to...

Surviving Mesothelioma – poor survival odds for Mesothelioma subtype as not all types of Mesothelioma are created equal with huge differences in subtypes. The only way to diagonise mesothelioma is Histolgoy.       Not all types of malignant pleural mesothelioma are created equal. And new research suggests there may be important cellular differences within subtypes that could have...

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY JACKSONVILLE HOPE LODGE – which will be a home away from home for cancer patients and their caregivers. The $9.6million gift from the Schulz Family Foundation, helped raise the funds to build Hope Lodge.  Richard Schulze, his wife and Kelleher have personal experiences with cancer.     The family foundation of Best Buys founder has donated $9.6 million to build...

Half-marathon Bristol runners – running to raise funds for “Swindon Disease”  Called Swindon due to the number affected by the disease  in the town of Swindon – Mesothelioma kills thousands of people every year.       Lawyers from Novum Law’s Swindon office joined forces with specialist nurses from the oncology team at the town’s Great Western Hospital...

  Mesothelioma is not a nice condition. It is painful and confusing. While the physical pain associated with the disease is depressing, the emotional ride that the affected person and family members go through is heartbreaking too. One of the most important factors throughout the patient’s journey is how swiftly the condition kills. Life expectancy is a very important matter to be discussed...