Category Archives: Health Issues

Sick first responders snubbed by 9/11 Museum

By Susan Edelman and Danika Fears New York Post The 9/11 Museum has been drawing criticism from first responders upset with the way its exhibits portray those who suffered in the aftermath of the terror attacks. One of the most moving complaints came from an NYPD officer who became ill with cancer after working at Ground Zero. […]

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1 month left for 9/11 responders to apply for workers’ comp

By Philip Messing New York Post First responders and volunteers who helped with 9/11 recovery efforts have only a month left to register for future workers’ compensation benefits in case they fall ill. More than 20,000 people could be eligible, but they must register before September 12. The registration effort is part of the New […]

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Anger over 9/11 Museum exhibit that casts doubt on link between health problems and toxic Ground Zero air

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By Dan Friedman New York Daily News The government has recognized that first responders became ill from working near Ground Zero — but the 9/11 Museum isn’t so sure. Responders and surviving family members are furious that panels at the museum’s “After 9/11″ exhibit present the connection between the toxic dust around Ground Zero and the […]

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