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More recovery worker deaths — Adler, Fitzpatrick, Hernandez

We are looking for wake and funeral details for the following men – Larry Adler of the NYC Corrections Department, who died March 21, 2015 of World Trade Center-related lung cancer. Antonio Hernandez of IBEW Local 3, and steamfitter Jack Fitzpatrick of Local 638 also have died of World Trade Center cancers. As soon as […]

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Paid Research Studies for Young WTC Health Registrees

The Broadsheet Daily If you lived, worked, or attended school in lower Manhattan during 9/11, are 25 years old or younger, and have enrolled in the World Trade Center Health Registry, you may be eligible for two separate research studies being conducted by the New York University (NYU) and Columbia University. The two studies are […]

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World Trade Center workers face higher risk of autoimmune diseases, study finds

Mark Johnson Journal Sentinel More than a decade after the 9/11 terror attacks, new information continues to emerge on the health risks faced by the men and women who worked at the site of the World Trade Center. A new report in the journal Arthritis & Rheumatology finds a strong link between long-term work at the site […]

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