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Johnson & Johnson Stock Loses $20 Billion After More Asbestos Found in J&J Baby Powder – Call the Asbestos Legal Center with Questions – 1-800-970-3272 -with Questions

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Johnson & Johnson on Friday announced a voluntary recall of a single lot of its baby powder over concerns the product may contain asbestos.

In a statement posted to its website, the company said the recall was issued “out of an abundance of caution” after testing by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) indicated “the presence of sub-trace levels of chrysotile asbestos contamination” in a single bottle of the powder purchased from an online retailer. J&J claims the level of asbestos detected was “no greater than 0.00002 [percent].”

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The Mandelbrot Law Firm is now appealing to Mesothelioma and Lung Cancer Victims in California  to call the Asbestos Legal Center http://www.mesothelioma.pro anytime at 1-800-970-DUST.

The Asbestos Legal Center offers on the spot access to attorney Michael J. Mandelbrot the founding partner of the Asbestos Legal Center. The Asbestos Legal Center is one of the nation’s premier mesothelioma and asbestos exposure lung cancer law firms-and they consistently get the best financial compensation settlement results for their clients. www.mesothelioma.org

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Asbestos in lungs
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The Mandelbrot Law Firm is now appealing to Mesothelioma and Lung Cancer Victims in California  to call the Asbestos Legal Center http://www.mesothelioma.pro anytime at 1-800-970-DUST.

The Asbestos Legal Center offers on the spot access to attorney Michael J. Mandelbrot the founding partner of the Asbestos Legal Center. The Asbestos Legal Center is one of the nation’s premier mesothelioma and asbestos exposure lung cancer law firms-and they consistently get the best financial compensation settlement results for their clients. www.mesothelioma.org

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Asbestos in lungs
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THE ASBESTOS LEGAL CENTER NOW URGES CALIFORNIA UNITED STATES NAVY VETERANS AND VICTIMS OF MESOTHELIOMA AND LUNG CANCER TO CONTACT ATTORNEY MICHAEL J. MANDELBROT  –

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The Mandelbrot Law Firm is now appealing to a United States Navy Veterans in California who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma or asbestos exposure lung cancer to call them anytime at 1-800-970-DUST. The group offers on the spot access to attorney Michael J. Mandelbrot the founding partner of the Asbestos Legal Center. The Asbestos Legal Center is one of the nation’s premier mesothelioma and asbestos exposure lung cancer law firms-and they consistently get the best financial compensation settlement results for their clients. www.mesothelioma.org

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Asbestos can ruin the lives of people who become sick with one of the many Asbestos- related diseases. Most people are exposed to asbestos while at work, which unfortunately, is where we spend most of our time. Being a great insulator, asbestos is often used as insulation in buildings and remains in many buildings today because it is more dangerous to take it out. Taking it out would cause the small asbestos fibers to become airborne which could then cause more harm than good. Now that asbestos is known to make people fatally ill with diseases such as Mesothelioma, Lung Cancer, and Asbestosis, help is available to compensate victims of asbestos disease.

In a current news article from the United Kingdom’s Ponteford and Castlford Express, a 67 year old woman was exposed to asbestos and diagnosed with Mesothelioma from her five years of working as a Tailoress in a factory. Mesothelioma is a rare cancer that is almost always caused by exposure to asbestos. Although the woman, named June Preston, worked in the factory for a short five years, it was plenty of time to come into contact with the tiny asbestos fibers that lodge into the lungs. Sadly, in March of this year, June passed away due to her exposure to asbestos. Her husband is currently seeking compensation for her death.

Asbestos is found in many factories and is extremely common in certain materials used in construction or similar jobs. It is said that in most big cities, you can find the small asbestos fibers in the lungs of the people who live there. Not all of those people will become sick, but those who have had enough exposure may. There are many jobs, job sites, and professions that can make your risks of contracting an asbestos related disease much higher than others such as:

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Exposure to asbestos can cause various forms of diseases from asbestosis to various forms of cancer including mesothelioma. Exposure to asbestos often occurred in construction trades or industrial sites such as shipyards, refineries, power plants, manufacturing plants, foundries, paper mills, military bases and ships. Additionally, many wives were exposed through their husband’s occupational exposure to asbestos through dust brought home on their work clothes and performing cleaning and laundry in the family home.

Asbestos diseases have a long latency period between exposure and diagnosis. In many cases, the latency period can be up to 40 or 50 years. Many asbestos workers from the 1940’s through the 1980’s are just now showing signs of illness and are being diagnosed.

Asbestos manufacturers knew the dangers of asbestos as early as the 1920’s but actively conspired to keep their knowledge of the hazards of asbestos secret. The dangers of asbestos were uncovered in the late 1970’s after the government stepped in. Many asbestos manufacturers, suppliers and distributors are now willingly negotiating settlements for asbestos victims or voluntarily filing for bankruptcy protection to avoid further lawsuits and instead compensate victims through an Asbestos Bankruptcy Trust.