Shortness of breath and fatigue are often symptoms of conditions like respiratory disease, but could also be side effects associated with certain medications.
Asbestos is a naturally occurring silicate mineral used in many defective, dangerous and recalled products, including electrical and structural insulation and fireproofing.
Inhalation of asbestos fibers can cause serious health issues, such as mesothelioma, asbestosis and lung cancer. For this reason it has been banned in the European Union and elsewhere.
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Below is a list of diseases and conditions, such as breathing problems, asbestosis, mesothelioma and cancer, associated with asbestos exposure.
There are various procedures used for the treatment of mesothelioma. The type of treatment depends on the location of the cancer, the stage of the disease, and the patient`s age and general health.