New Edition Offers More Treatment Information, Comprehensive Resources for Patients

DALLAS –(July 15, 2013) –Baron and Budd, a national mesothelioma law firm dedicated to providing top resources to mesothelioma patients, has partnered with CURE Media Group to produce Understanding Mesothelioma 2nd Edition, an updated version of the popular book now including information on both pleural and peritoneal mesothelioma. The vividly illustrated book provides a comprehensive overview of this asbestos cancer with sections on causes, diagnosis, new treatment options, resources , caregiving and legal ramifications. It is available at no cost to mesothelioma patients and caregivers, compliments of Baron and Budd.

“We want to give people up-to-date information about how to battle this cancer,” said Russell Budd, founder and managing shareholder at Baron and Budd. “Again, we are honored to support CURE Media Group’s publication of a book that is at once educational and understandable." 

Understanding Mesothelioma was first published in 2009, also with the generous support of Baron and Budd. Since the first publish date there have been many major medical advances in terms of mesothelioma treatment. Understanding Mesothelioma covers these medical advances and also profiles several people who are successfully battling mesothelioma.  Created by the staff of the nationally recognized, award-wining Cure Magazine, the book is a must-read for anyone affected by mesothelioma.

Copies of Understanding Mesothelioma are complimentary for mesothelioma patients and caregivers. Call 1.866.855.1229 or email info@baronbudd.com to request your free book.

In addition to its sponsorship of Understanding Mesothelioma, Baron and Budd is active in asbestos advocacy and mesothelioma education on a national scale. The law firm is a repeat platinum sponsor of the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO), an international non-profit organization dedicated to banning asbestos, supporting patients and making a significant impact on a global scale. Baron and Budd also supports the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), a not-for-profit alliance of 21 of the nation’s leading cancer treatment centers. With Baron and Budd’s financial support, the NCCN was able to produce and distribute the Patient Guidelines for Mesothelioma, a treatment resource based on the Clinical Guidelines for Mesothelioma. Baron and Budd was also an inagural donor to the International Mesothelioma Program (IMP) at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.

About Baron & Budd, P.C.

The national mesothelioma law firm of Baron & Budd, P.C. has a more than 30-year history of “Protecting What’s Right” for asbestos sufferers and their families. As one of the first law firms to successfully litigate an asbestos lawsuit, Baron & Budd continues to actively represent veterans, industry workers and others who are suffering as a result of exposure to asbestos. Baron & Budd achieved the largest mesothelioma verdict ever in the state of Texas, a $55 million verdict for an asbestos sufferer and his family in El Paso, Texas. Contact Baron and Budd at 1.866.855.1229 for additional information on mesothelioma treatments, mesothelioma cancer doctors and treatment centers and mesothelioma attorneys.