Monday, November 21st, 2011
Miracle Monday: A Malignant Mesothelioma survivor tells her story!
According to the W.H.O, the most common types of cancer affecting women are breast, lung, stomach, colorectal and cervical. However, cancer can affect any part of the body. Malignant mesothelioma is a rare type of cancer, affecting the mesothelium (the protective lining covering most of the internal organs in the body). It most commonly occurs in the lungs but may also affect organs in the abdomen, heart and testis. The mesothelial lining in the lungs is called pleura. Last week, I got an email from Heather James, a mesothelioma survivor, who wanted to do a guest post on my blog. I was a bitRead More