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Asbestos and climate change: the unexpected link by Francisco Báez Baquet 

Posted on July 6, 2018 By Francisco Báez Baquet In recent times, the media of my country (Spain) have been lavish in news related to climate change in some way, referring to intense heat waves, alternating with formidable storms, accompanied … Continue reading

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The doubt that does not offend: Asbestos and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis by Francisco Báez Baquet

Posted on July 6, 2018 By Francisco Báez Baquet Dedication: We dedicate this work to Dr. Joan Benach, in gratitude for allowing us to disseminate information about the content of our book “Asbestos: a Genocide with impunity”, at the headquarters … Continue reading

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Asbestos and paratesticular mesothelioma by Francisco Báez Baquet

Posted on July 6, 2018 By Francisco Báez Baquet Dedication: To all the victims of asbestos … who never knew they had been. Faced with a supposed relative deficit, of connection The relationship between exposure to asbestos and paratesticular mesothelioma … Continue reading

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Asbestos and Gender by Francisco Báez Baquet

Posted on July 6, 2018 By: Francisco Báez Baquet It is easy to intuit that the female gender of the author, exclusive or principal, of certain works (or, as the case may be, of all the signatories of the same), … Continue reading

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Pericardial mesothelioma and exposure to asbestos by Francisco Báez Baquet

Posted on July 6, 2018 By Francisco Báez Baquet Mesothelioma -in any of its possible settlements-, in real or supposed absence of previous exposure to asbestos, remains one of the most current topics in the medical literature -see, for example: … Continue reading

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Asbestos and leisure. The hidden side of the mineral poison by Francisco Báez Baquet

Posted on July 6, 2018 By Francisco Báez Baquet Leisure activities, facilities for this purpose, and gadgets designed for that use, may constitute as many opportunities that the presence of asbestos in those occasions and places may be determinants of … Continue reading

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The Asbestos in the European Court of Human Rights – The Moor case by Francisco Báez Baquet

Posted on July 6, 2018 By Francisco Báez Baquet Acknowledgment: this article has been conceived and written, thanks to the valuable initiative, alert and cooperation of François Iselin and the Swiss association CAOVA (Comité d’aide et d’orientation des victimes de … Continue reading

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THE ASBESTOS, TO JUDGMENT – The approach to the problem of asbestos, in the European Court of Human Rights by Francisco Báez Baquet

Posted on July 6, 2018 Author: Francisco Báez Baquet Asbestos products were exported, banned, and asbestos products were labeled, with the warning: “asbestos-free product”. — Dr. Engineer Barry Castleman “The asbestos epidemic kills one person every two hours in the United States, … Continue reading

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Asbestos Experts and Victims Gather in Brazil to Advance Awareness, Prevention, and Implement the Ban

Posted on May 24, 2018 On May 15 – 18, Brazil held the powerful II International Asbestos Seminar. There were four days of incredible information exchanged from around the world. During the nearly twenty sessions, experts from Brazil, Australia, the United … Continue reading

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Global Asbestos Awareness Week 2018: Reflecting on a Successful Week of Education and Collaboration

Posted on May 24, 2018 In 2018, asbestos remains legal and lethal in the United States. Just last year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released data to indicate that deaths from the results of inhaling asbestos are … Continue reading

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