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“I Was Given a Second Chance for the Purpose of Helping Others Through this Horrible Unnecessary Cancer” – Tina’s Story

September 24, 2014 by admin
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Posted on September 24, 2014 We have been touched by asbestos in individual ways, yet we are joined together by a bond of community. As a testament to the strength of our global family, the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is highlighting the courageous stories of our members with the “Share Your Story” feature on our website. […]

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Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Releases Video Featuring Acting U.S. Surgeon General and Mesothelioma Patients

September 23, 2014 by admin
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Posted on September 23, 2014  “The asbestos issue is not a thing of the past. It continues to this day,” said Acting U.S. Surgeon General Boris Lushniak at the 2014 Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) Conference. Dr. Lushniak’s words open ADAO’s new 80-second video: “Asbestos: Still Legal, Still Lethal.“ We are very grateful to Heather Von […]

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ADAO Features 100 Powerful Patient and Family Stories for Mesothelioma Awareness Day

September 19, 2014 by admin
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Posted on September 19, 2014 As we begin a week of activities in honor of National Mesothelioma Awareness Day on September 26th, I would like to take a moment to reflect on the courageous Mesothelioma Warriors around the world and their stories. Since ADAO was founded, nearly 100 patients and families have shared their stories with us.  Today […]

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Exclusive ADAO Interview with Lisa Rahe Thompson, Jammin’ for Asbestos Awareness Organizer

September 15, 2014 by admin
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Posted on September 15, 2014 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is very grateful to Lisa Rahe Thompson for organizing the upcoming Jammin’ for Asbestos Awareness concert on September 26 in Omaha, NE.  In our interview, she shared memories of her brother, Bob, and her dedication to raising asbestos awareness. Linda: How were you impacted by mesothelioma?  […]

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PRESS RELEASE: ADAO Honored to Serve as Beneficiary for the “Miles for Meso” Event September 27 in Alton, Illinois

September 11, 2014 by admin
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For Immediate Release: September 11, 2014 ADAO Honored to Serve as Beneficiary for the “Miles for Meso” Event September 27 in Alton, Illinois Proceeds to Benefit ADAO’s Education, Advocacy, and Community Efforts Los Angeles, CA – September 11, 2014 – The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), the largest independent non-profit organization in the U.S. which combines education, advocacy, […]

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The 9/11 Tragedy Continues, 13 Years Later

September 10, 2014 by admin
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Posted on September 11, 2014  Our hearts are heavy at the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) as we remember the nearly 3,000 innocent lives that were taken 13 years ago. Countless more have died since then due to toxic exposure. When the towers collapsed, building debris blanketed Lower Manhattan, exposing thousands of residents and workers to known hazards […]

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Mandown is performing at the “Jammin’ for Asbestos Awareness” Event

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Posted on July 24, 2014 -MEDIA ADVISORY: ADAO in Conjunction with The Bob Rahe Family, Organizes the “Jammin’ for Asbestos Awareness” Concert Purchase your concert tickets here Posted on September 10, 2014 The Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is proud to continue our weekly series highlighting each performer at the much-anticipated “Jammin’ for Asbestos Awareness” concert! This […]

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“More Research is Needed Desperately” – Reg’s Story

September 09, 2014 by admin
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Posted on September 9, 2014 We have been touched by asbestos in individual ways, yet we are joined together by a bond of community. As a testament to the strength of our global family, the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is highlighting the courageous stories of our members with the “Share Your Story” feature on our website. […]

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“My Heart will Forever Feel a Pain that Can Never be Replaced” – Calvin’s Story

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Posted on September 9, 2014 We have been touched by asbestos in individual ways, yet we are joined together by a bond of community. As a testament to the strength of our global family, the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is highlighting the courageous stories of our members with the “Share Your Story” feature on our website. […]

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“Ensuring Future Generations Are No Longer Ignorant About Asbestos” – John’s Story

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Posted on September 9, 2014 We have been touched by asbestos in individual ways, yet we are joined together by a bond of community. As a testament to the strength of our global family, the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) is highlighting the courageous stories of our members with the “Share Your Story” feature on our website. […]

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