January 2010

Risks of Radiation Therapy

Many of you have now seen the article that was published in the NY Times on January 23rd (read article here). We are posting this article as we field many questions from community members about these new types of radiation therapy.  As we can see by this article, even some of the largest hospitals have […]

Cardiac Arrhythmias and Mesothelioma

There are a number of conditions that can contribute to cardiac arrhythmias in mesothelioma patients.  Arrhythmias are rapid atypical heartbeats which lose the characteristic patterns observed in the normal electrocardiogram (EKG). In mesothelioma, primary cardiac tumors of the heart (pericardial mesothelioma) or in most cases the spread of mesothelioma to the cardiac silhouette, can be […]

Get the most from the curemeso.org website

The Meso Foundation website is an excellent source of information and resources. To make your browsing easier and to help you find information important to you, I have outlined below some sections that you might find useful.
BULLETIN BOARD/FORUM -If you’re on this blog, chances are that you are already familiar with the Meso Foundation bulletin […]