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    • Approximately 2,500 Americans are diagnosed with Mesothelioma each year.
      Life expectancy is rarely more than five years from time of diagnosis and is most frequently between twelve months and eighteen months.  
    • Tobacco smoking as a major risk factor
      Worldwide, tobacco smoking (including second-hand smoke) was 1 of the top 3 leading risk factors for disease and contributed to an estimated 6.2 million deaths in 2010.