By | September 6, 2018

Managing Mesothelioma Treatments with Advanced Directives

Whether in an emergency or after a life-altering event, there may come a time when you are unable to communicate with your mesothelioma doctor. Yet all adults have the right to consent… Read More

By | February 23, 2018

4 Ways to Cope with Grief from Mesothelioma, Asbestos-Related Diseases

There is no one right way to grieve. It’s natural to experience feelings of pain and grief over the loss of a loved one. People who are grieving the loss of someone… Read More

By | August 12, 2016

How a Nutrition Plan Can Help Mesothelioma Patients

Mesothelioma treatments, pain, and pain medications can impact a patient’s appetite or ability to eat. Stress over managing this disease and the lifestyle changes that comes with it can also decrease one’s… Read More

By | August 4, 2016

Mesothelioma Multimodal Therapy: What Is It and How Can It Help?

Multimodal therapy is a combination of cancer treatments. For mesothelioma patients, multimodal therapy usually includes chemotherapy, radiation and surgery. The aim of mesothelioma multimodal therapy is to improve a patient’s prognosis AND… Read More

By | July 27, 2016

How to Find the Right Mesothelioma Doctor for You

Four questions mesothelioma patients should ask themselves when deciding if a doctor is the best fit for them. A mesothelioma diagnosis is devastating news. When you or someone you love has been… Read More

By | February 10, 2016

How to Help Mesothelioma Victims with Palliative Care Decisions

Palliative care is a topic near and dear to my heart for my patients. It provides several options to help cancer patients, especially patients diagnosed with mesothelioma as they focus on maintaining… Read More

By | August 4, 2015

Important Tips for Mesothelioma Caregivers from the Meso Foundation

Mesothelioma is a disease that impacts not just the life of the person diagnosed, but their family and friends’ lives, as well. Mesothelioma caregivers turn into the fundamental source of support and… Read More

By | July 1, 2015

Asbestos Exposure and the Body: What Happens

We know that when asbestos fibers are released into the air and are inhaled, they can lead to serious diseases like mesothelioma and asbestosis. But what happens in between that inhalation and… Read More

By | January 23, 2015

Mesothelioma Caregiver Tips for the New Year

January 2015 marks the beginning of a new year and a time to start fresh. Whether you believe in New Year’s Resolutions or not, this is the perfect time to set new… Read More

By | October 28, 2014

Male Pattern Baldness Linked to Increased Prostate Cancer Risk

Male pattern baldness has long been a source of anxiety for men, raising concerns of appearance and aging. Aside from aesthetic effects, though, it can have much more serious implications. An early… Read More