Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer

August 12, 2013

Lung cancer is the largest single cause of cancer related death in the United States. There are the obvious ways people can get it (ie: smoking, second hand smoke), but then there are also other ways not everyone is aware of (ie: asbestos, diet, air pollution). We created this graphic to educate people on all […]

Lung Cancer Facts

Lung Cancer Facts

July 23, 2013

Lung cancer is a serious disease that affects thousands of Americans and their health yearly. Lung cancer starts in the lungs and can spread to other organs. It is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths. This infographic looks at the main risk factors of lung cancer. Source

The Facts About Mesothelioma

The Facts About Mesothelioma

July 20, 2013

Mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer, is contracted through asbestos exposure. While asbestos is no longer used to manufacture products in the US, it is still being imported and used. The Simmons Firm is dedicated to eradicating mesothelioma and we feel it is important for people to know the facts about asbestos as well as […]

Cancer Deaths vs Research Funding

Cancer Deaths vs Research Funding

May 28, 2013

Dashboard infographic showing the correlation with deaths caused by each cancer and research funding. Data visualisation published in the report ‘Prostate Cancer’ by Raconteur, supplement of The Times Newspaper (UK). Source

Lung Cancer Risk Factors

Lung Cancer Risk Factors

March 19, 2013

Studies have shown a synergistic relationship between asbestos and tobacco smoke in the causation of lung cancer. The studies found that in approximately a third of the lung cancer cases where smokers had asbestos exposure, the lung cancer was attributable to the synergy of the two working together rather than either individual carcinogen. There are […]

How to Prevent Cancer for Free

How to Prevent Cancer for Free

July 28, 2012

How to prevent cancer for free infographic shows the benefits of sunlight and vitamin for cancer prevention. Source