By | June 7, 2022

History of Asbestos Pt. 2: Asbestos in the Middle Ages

In our last post on the history of asbestos, we explored how ancient civilizations made use of this seemingly unassuming fibrous mineral. We saw how evidence of asbestos mining could be traced… Read More

By | June 3, 2022

Today We Honor Veterans on the 78th Anniversary of D-Day

On June 6, 1944, when the Allied Forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France, it marked a critical turning point in World War II. Overwhelmed by the invasion, Nazi forces retreated back… Read More

By | May 26, 2022

On Memorial Day, We Remember and Honor Brave Mesothelioma Warriors

The last Monday of May means far more than just a day off from work and a long weekend. May 30th is Memorial Day — a time to remember all the fallen… Read More

By | May 16, 2022

What to Know About the Exactech® Knee, Ankle and Hip Replacement Device Recall

In August 2021, Exactech® — a Florida-based medical-device manufacturer — recalled certain models of ankle, hip and knee replacement devices due to a range of potentially dangerous health issues relating to the… Read More

By | April 7, 2022

Simmons Hanly Conroy Proud to Announce 14th Annual Miles for Meso 5K Race to Benefit the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

As the 18th annual Global Asbestos Awareness Week (GAAW) comes to a close on April 7, 2022, it’s important to carry forward the momentum built from the week’s advocacy efforts into the… Read More

By | October 21, 2021

NY State Opioid Trial Continues With Defense Witnesses to Set to Testify

The ongoing New York opioid trial is approaching the 4-month mark since opening arguments began on June 28, 2021. The sprawling trial once included companies all along the supply chain from manufacturers… Read More

By | September 23, 2021

Let’s Get Ready to Race!

Thank you for being part of the Miles for Meso community and the 13th Annual Alton Miles for Meso VIRTUAL 5k Run & 3k Fun Run/Walk, organized and presented by Simmons Hanly… Read More

By | September 21, 2021

Getting Involved in This Year’s National Mesothelioma Awareness Day on Sept. 26

September is here — and that means National Mesothelioma Awareness Day is right around the corner. On Sept. 26, 2021, the United States will honor the thousands of individuals and families whose… Read More

By | September 14, 2021

The Dangers of Teen Vaping as Students Return to In-Person Learning This School Year

As the academic year begins and students start heading back to school, there may be no better time for parents, teachers, school administrators, instructors and coaches to help younger students make smarter… Read More

By | September 7, 2021

In the News: New York State Files Motion Asking Judge to Render Default Judgement Against Endo Pharmaceuticals

Recent weeks in the New York State opioid trial have seen defendant Endo Pharmaceuticals propelled into the spotlight, as the company stands accused by the State of willfully withholding relevant and potentially… Read More

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