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Mesothelioma: the “neglected disease”

The Rare Cancers Australia updated report titled “Just a Little More Time” contains a concise overview of the plight of Australian mesothelioma patients.  Unfortunately the outcomes for mesothelioma patients remain […]

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Donald Trump’s Shocking Asbestos Claims

Linda Reinstein, ADAO President, has published a damning article criticising GOP Nominee Donald Trump for his outdated stand on asbestos being safe. It is alarming that Mr Trump holds these […]

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Annual AMAA Memorial Service

The annual AMAA Memorial Service will be held this Friday to honour people affected by asbestos, including the many AMAA members who have died of asbestos related diseases. The service […]

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The Financial Burden of Asbestos Disease

New research has shown the significant financial cost to the community of treating asbestos related diseases. The global implications are the spending of billions of dollars in treating asbestos diseases […]

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AMAA in our community

AMAA is proud to be associated with Seagulls Football Club in Tweed Heads, the oldest provincial rugby league club in Australia. Seagulls is 5 minutes from the Coolangatta Airport and services […]

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Asbestos exposure is increasing at home

Overall rates of asbestos-related cancers may have slowed, but exposure to the toxic material is increasingly occurring at home, according to a report in the Australian Medical Journal. The report, to […]

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AMAA Quarterly News

“AMAA offers a network of friendship, support and hope to patients with asbestos related disease, their families and friends.” AMAA Asbestos Community Outreach Centre Open Monday to Friday (excl. Public […]