Health Risks

For people who have an asbestos related disease, their lungs are the “weak link” in their body. This means they need to take extra special care of their lungs. There are specific health risks that are important to understand and manage when a person has vulnerable lungs in order to minimize, or avoid, complications that could otherwise result.

These include:

News & Updates

03.20.2017

CARD’s Response to Senator Daines’ Letter to Congress Leadership

Health Risks For people who have an asbestos related disease, their lungs are the “weak link” in their body. This means they need to take extra special care of their lungs. There are specific health risks that are important to understand and manage when a person has vulnerable lungs in order to minimize, or avoid, […] > Read More

10.26.2010

CARD Looking for Young Adults Screened in 2000-2001

Health Risks For people who have an asbestos related disease, their lungs are the “weak link” in their body. This means they need to take extra special care of their lungs. There are specific health risks that are important to understand and manage when a person has vulnerable lungs in order to minimize, or avoid, […] > Read More