Mesothelioma: A Review

Mesothelioma is an insidious disease with long latency after asbestos exposure. New cases are continually diagnosed, although levels are declining with recognition of the asbestos risk and efforts to remove asbestos from the workplace. Treatment for early stage disease with surgery and radiation is potentially curative, but many patients either are too ill to undergo […]

Malignant pleural mesothelioma: an update on investigation, diagnosis and treatment

Malignant pleural mesothelioma is an aggressive malignancy of the pleural surface, predominantly caused by prior asbestos exposure. There is a global epidemic of malignant pleural mesothelioma underway, and incidence rates are predicted to peak in the next few years. This article summarises the epidemiology and pathogenesis of malignant pleural mesothelioma, before describing some key factors […]

How to Refinance Your Car Loan

Shopping for a better auto loan — and refinancing your current car loan — will probably save you money and can be relatively painless. Refinancing your auto loan can make sense under several scenarios. For instance, if your credit has recently improved, there’s a good chance you can lower your interest rate and monthly payment. You might also be […]