By: Andrew Reikes-Tessier | Jun 18, 2012 Asbestos poisoning is actually a broad term describing various health issues. The issues or simply conditions are caused by exposure to asbestos. A person who has such an infection is normally entitled to some sort of compensation. Although, this depends on how well a person can prove that this mineral is the main source of the illness.
By: vickisutherland | Apr 24, 2012 Mesothelioma is a deadly cancer caused by exposure to asbestos dust and fibers. The disease affects the thin membranes that line the lungs, abdominal cavity, and heart.