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November Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Shine a Light on the Facts

October 31, 2014
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Posted on October 31, 2014 Tomorrow, November 1st, begins Lung Cancer Awareness Month.  Don’t be fooled – you don’t have to smoke to get lung cancer.  In the United States, asbestos-caused lung cancer claims more than 5,000 lives every year.  Studies has proven, exposure to asbestos increases the risk of asbestosis, other nonmalignant lung and pleural […]

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October is Health Literacy Month! Part Three: Understand the Warning Symptoms for Asbestos-Caused Diseases

October 29, 2014
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Part One: Preventing Asbestos-Caused Diseases Part Two: High Risk Occupations Part Three: Understand the Warning Symptoms for Asbestos-Caused Diseases Posted on October 27, 2014 October is Health Literacy Month, and at the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) that means understanding how dangerous asbestos is and seeking medical help when a loved one might have been exposed. Everyone should […]

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ADAO’s Reflections on the Inspirational 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMiG) Conference

October 25, 2014
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Press Release: Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Honored to Present at 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) Conference  iMig 2014: Best of Day I iMig 2014: Best of Day II iMig 2014: Best of Day III Posted on October 25, 2014 Every two years, the iMig conference brings together experts dedicated to treating and curing mesothelioma, featuring […]

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October is Health Literacy Month! ADAO Part Two: High Risk Occupations

October 20, 2014
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Part One: Preventing Asbestos-Caused Diseases Part Two: High Risk Occupations Part Three: Understand the Warning Symptoms for Asbestos-Caused Diseases Posted on October 20, 2014 Save a Life from Asbestos Exposure during Health Literacy Month The asbestos issue is not a thing of the past. It continues to this day. — Acting U.S. Surgeon General Boris Lushniak It’s Health […]

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ADAO Interview: Meet Tony Rich, the Global Asbestos Hunter

October 16, 2014
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Posted on October 17, 2014 This week I had the opportunity to interview Tony Rich. As a widely renowned Industrial Hygienist, Tony is an expert in his field, and has years of experience hunting asbestos accurately deeming him the nickname – “Asbestos Hunter.” Beyond just his technical talents, Tony has been a long time ADAO […]

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Keeping Kids Safe: ADAO Offers Assistance to Student and School Staff in Huntington Beach, CA

October 14, 2014
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Posted on October 14, 2014 Keeping Our Children Safe. Like many schools that undertake large-scale modernization projects, the Ocean View School District (OVSD) in Huntington Beach, CA faces asbestos abatement risk and management issues. Parents, teachers, and staff became upset when they learned their district may have been removing the material as part of a […]

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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization to Join Global Mesothelioma Experts at 2014 iMig Conference

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Press Release: Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Honored to Present at 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) Conference http://bit.ly/1w0zIwR Posted on October 14, 2014 The iMig conference brings together experts dedicated to treating and curing mesothelioma, featuring groundbreaking workshops, presentations and discussions, and strengthening collaborative efforts. The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is delighted to join […]

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Press Release: Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Honored to Present at 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) Conference

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For Immediate Release: October 14, 2014 Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Honored to Present at 12th International Mesothelioma Interest Group (iMig) Conference Presentation Focuses on Importance of Supportive Resources and ADAO Conference Sponsor also Highlights Social Advocacy Success Los Angeles, CA – October 14, 2014 – The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), the largest independent non-profit organization in the U.S. […]

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October is Health Literacy Month! Part One: Preventing Asbestos-Caused Diseases

October 06, 2014
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Posted on October 6, 2014 Part One: Preventing Asbestos-Caused Diseases Part Two: High Risk Occupations Part Three: Understand the Warning Symptoms for Asbestos-Caused Diseases October is Health Literacy Month: Preventing Asbestos-Caused Diseases October is Health Literacy Month, and at the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), that means saving lives through prevention. Everyone should know the Irrefutable Facts about how […]

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ADAO Interview with Sandra Neuenschwander, Michael Bradley’s Mother and Ban Asbestos Advocate

October 03, 2014
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Posted on October 3, 2014 On Valentine’s Day 2012, Sandra’s life changed forever when her 27-year-old son, Michael Bradley, was diagnosed with mesothelioma.  Throughout surgeries, chemotherapy, and clinical trials, Michael fought for his life and spread the message that “Asbestos Kills”.  Sadly, Michael lost his courageous battle on April 24, 2014 at the young age of […]

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