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Asbestos Fibers Released into Air after Steam Pipe Explosion in NYC’s Flatiron District

The flatiron district of midtown Manhattan saw thick, massive plumes of white steam rising high into the air this past... (Continue)

Scientists Silenced in Trump’s EPA as Officials Hide Information on Deadly Carcinogens

A report by Politico reveals individuals working in Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are trying stop research on formaldehyde from... (Continue)

Johnson & Johnson to Pay $4.7 Billion in Talcum Powder Asbestos Case

Twenty-two cancer victims have been awarded a total of $4.69 Billion in a case claiming the asbestos in Johnson and... (Continue)

Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $550 Million in Talc-Asbestos Ovarian Cancer Case

On July 12, a St. Louis jury sided with 22 female plaintiffs who claimed that Johnson & Johnson’s talc-based products... (Continue)

Is Donald Trump the New Poster Boy for Russian Asbestos?

One of the world’s largest asbestos companies is now selling and shipping off its chrysotile asbestos with president Donald Trump’s... (Continue)

Scott Pruitt Quits, Leaving Behind a Weakened, Embattled EPA in His Wake

Citing “the unrelenting attacks” from the public and media on him and his family, Scott Pruitt has resigned from his... (Continue)

Celebrating Independence Day? Don’t Forget the Sacrifices Our Veterans Made

Happy Independence Day! For many of us, today is a day off work to celebrate American independence with barbecues, parades,... (Continue)

Trump and Pruitt’s EPA Gutting the Lautenberg Act and Refusing an Asbestos Ban

Just when it seemed like the American public would finally have safeguards against asbestos, a deadly carcinogen that causes mesothelioma,... (Continue)

Philadelphia Public School under Scrutiny for Extremely High Asbestos Count

The latest, in a series of local investigative reports led by the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News, found a higher-than-estimated... (Continue)

U.K. Prime Minister: Artificial Intelligence to Help Prevent 22,000 Cancer Deaths a Year

U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May recently unveiled a “new weapon” in cancer research: artificial intelligence (AI). She and medical experts... (Continue)

39,000 Deaths Caused Every Year by Asbestos, Rivaling Breast Cancer and Traffic Fatalities

As the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) prepares to release information on how it will assess the dangers of hazardous substances... (Continue)

June Is Men’s Health Month: Here’s What You Should Know

Every year, over 1 million men die in the United States, many from preventable causes that bring life to an... (Continue)