Questions And Answers About Asbestos Exposure (National Cancer Institute)


Information from the National Cancer Institute and the National Institutes of Health regarding what is asbestos, how asbestos is used in the home and in the workplace, the health hazards of asbestos exposure, including asbestosis, lung cancer, mesothelioma, and other cancers, who is at risk because of asbestos exposure, who needs to be tested for an asbestos disease, treatments for mesothelioma and other asbestos diseases, how workers can protect themselves from asbestos exposure, what people who have been exposed to asbestos should do, and other questions.

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