Welcome to part two of our five-part blog series: The Mesothelioma Journey – Early Symptom...

The Mesothelioma Journey: Early Symptoms of Mesothelioma – Mesothelioma Hub

Welcome to part two of our five-part blog series: The Mesothelioma Journey – Early Symptoms of Mesothelioma. Follow along each week as we recreate the mesothelioma journey of Allen, a 65-year-old from Corpus Christi, Texas. We follow Allen’s journey from the first contact with asbestos to life after treatment. Exposure to Asbestos Causes Mesothelioma The leading cause of mesothelioma is asbestos exposure. Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral mined and manufactured into products for extra heat protection and fireproofing. Prolonged exposure to the mineral causes asbestos-related conditions such as mesothelioma and asbestosis. After prolonged exposure, it usually takes 20-60 years …

 

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