Report Warns of Global Mesothelioma Epidemic

Italian researchers report that mesothelioma has reached epidemic proportions in parts of Europe and Oceania.

Two researchers, Claudio and Tommaso Bianchi, gathered mesothelioma data from cancer registries and fellow researchers around the world. Their report found the highest mesothelioma rates in the UK, the Netherlands, Malta, Belgium, Australia, and New Zealand. What was more discouraging is that many countries are not even gathering mesothelioma data at all. Click here for more information.