disha's blog

1 Jan 1970

What To Know About Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure

When you hear the word mesothelioma, the first thing that probably comes to mind is asbestos. Chances are, you've probably heard or seen it on TV and know about the dangers of it. Mesothelioma is a rare form of cancer that's highly aggressive and affects the lungs, heart, and abdomen. It is mainly caused by prolonged exposure to asbestos, a hazardous material that was used widely for decades. While asbestos is now banned, some have developed serious diseases as a result of exposure.

Tips On How To Safely Deal With Asbestos When Renovating Your Home

Whether you're planning a simple change or going for a complete transformation, home renovation can be exciting. But while you may have already considered what armchair will fit nicely into your new living room what you might not have considered is the presence of asbestos in your home. Asbestos is one of the biggest renovating risks, especially for older homes—something that many people overlook.