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…

Asbestos and its exposure – USA and World Scenario

Mesothelioma - Asbestos exposure

Once considered a wonder metal Asbestos has been used in various applications for many years, particularly in building and construction. The article will provide you with detailed information on Asbestos that causes Mesothelioma cancer. Asbestos refers to six heat-and fire-resistant, naturally occurring fibrous minerals that are Chrysotile, Amosite, Crocidolite, Anthophyllite, Tremolite and Actinolite. Different Types of Asbestos Exposure Exposure of asbestos can occur to anyone, and it can often go unnoticed for many years. This is due to the fact that the signs of asbestos exposure may take decades to…