Lake Tahoe | large freshwater lake in the Sierra Nevada

Lake tahoe

“Amazing” is the only word that comes to my mind when I recall my mesmerizing trip to the lake. Hi, I am Lucia back again with a great place and experience to share with you.  Lake Tahoe is freshwater in Nevada; it is located between California and Nevada State. I have been to the lake many times but every time it fascinates me by its overwhelming clarity of water and beautiful panoramic reflection of the mountains. Tourists flock to the lake all year round (supported by all year open highways)…

Winter tourism in California

California in Winters

California is a beautiful place to visit at any time of the year. The state has a wide variety of seasons to offer for its visitors, every season here can be enjoyed in every region of the state differently and the choice completely depends on your preference. Winters in California have been my favourite of all seasons. In winter California witnesses’ rains and mountains are covered with snow. Though some places are hard to reach in this season there are other options available to keep you busy and amazed. Lake…

Wheelbarrow

Wheelbarrow

The wheelbarrow is one of the best tools invented by humans after the invention of the wheel itself. A wheelbarrow is a tool that distributes weight to make it easy to carry. It is hand-propelled and usually has one, two or more wheels and a tray to keep the material to be transported. Wheelbarrows were meant to be held by hand and moved by pushing the handle towards the desired direction. Although the new additions such as gas-powered wheelbarrow the things have changed, now they can be driven as well.…

Yosemite National Park – My Experience

Yosemite National Park

Being back at home I recently visited Yosemite National Park, as one of my friends suggested it to be a good place to enjoy and feel the nature up-close. Located in the State of California the park is visited by almost one million people each year and the numbers just keep on increasing with every year. The place is known for its waterfalls, giant sequoia groves and granite cliffs and much more. Some very important places that you must visit in your trip are old bridge along Tenaya Creek, The…

Health Risks Associated with Asbestos Exposure/ Mesothelioma Asbestos

Health Risks Associated with Asbestos Exposure

Health risks associated with asbestos exposure are mostly unknown to all of us, until unfortunately someone near us suffers. Asbestos when damaged, its fibers release in the environment which can be inhaled by anyone exposed to it and this can cause severe health risks. The health risks associated with Asbestos can be of cancerous and non-cancerous types. Let’s explain these health risks one by one to know about them in a better way; Asbestosis: It is a chronic lung condition which is also commonly known as pulmonary fibrosis, this health…

Mesothelioma Stages and Life Expectancy

Mesothelioma Stages and Life Expectancy

Stages and Life expectancy of Mesothelioma Cancer helps the patients and doctors to track the progression of cancer in the body. Stages and Life Expectancy of Mesothelioma cancer plays a crucial role in the planning process of treatment. Mesothelioma has its own staging system for recognition, known as TNM Staging System. What is TNM Staging system – Mesothelioma T-Tumor/Tumour size and extent, N-Level of spread to Lymph Nodes, M-Metastasis presence to distant organs. This TNM staging system or TNM classification includes algorithms for all cancer types excluding pediatric cancer. TNM…

Signs and Symptoms of Mesothelioma – How Mesothelioma can be Detected

Mesothelioma symptoms

Mesothelioma is a rare disease which has symptoms imitating other more common conditions, leading to higher levels of misdiagnosis and treatment delays. These symptoms can vary depending on the type of Mesothelioma and the stage of the same. Early detection is the only way for mesothelioma patients to improve their prognosis, making it important to immediately identify and resolve symptoms. For this it is recommended that if a person experiences any common symptoms of Mesothelioma, he/she should immediately seek medical evaluation. Some common symptoms of Mesothelioma are: Abdominal pain and…

Cell Types in Mesothelioma – The Biological Analysis

Mesothelioma Cell Types

Research in the field of sciences has revealed that there are three cell types that are associated with Mesothelioma cancer. Understanding the Biology of these cells can help in detection, analysis and further finding a cure of the cancer. These three primary cell types are: Epithelial, Sarcomatoid and Biphasic. Treatment options and life expectancy can vary depending on the type of cells detected during laboratory tests. Since epithelioid cells and Sarcomatoid cells respond differently to certain therapies, cell type is often weighed when developing a treatment plan by a mesothelioma…

List of locations across United States with exposure to Asbestos.

asbestos in America

AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWashington, D.C.West VirginiaWisconsinWyoming By – Amy – Environment Blog Expert (Contributing Author)