Articles by Meso Foundation



Eight Promising New Meso Research Grants Awarded – Thank You

Dear Friend,
I am writing you today to say “thank you.”
Whether you donated to us in 2009, sent an email to your representative to increase federal mesothelioma research funding, contacted radio stations for meso awareness day, forwarded our emails to your friends to spread the word, or volunteered to raise awareness and funds – we can’t thank […]


Health Insurance

Are you having trouble getting insurance to cover your treatment, laboratory or scans? If so the following article has some excellent pointers as to how to challenge your insurance company when it denies your care. Sometimes the problem can be easily rectified as in the case of clerical errors.  Check your […]


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 […]