Mesothelioma- the human face of an epidemic

Mesothelioma is an aggressive type of cancer caused by asbestos. Asbestos-related diseases like mesothelioma kill thousands of people every year.

The following videos, produced in 1999, tell the stories of those with first-hand knowledge of asbestos exposure and mesothelioma.

Part 1 Introduction

Part 2 Asbestos and Mesothelioma

Part 3 Eric’s story

Part 4 Ian’s story

Part 5 Nick Thatcher, Professor of Medical Oncology

Part 6 Sally and Barbara’s stories

Part 7 Tomas’ story

Part 8 Yvonne’s story

Part 9 Andrew’s story

Part 10 Elizabeth’s story