• Responders who worked at the World Trade Center site following 9/11 have a greater risk of LEUKAEMIA

    4 monthes ago - By Daily Mail

    Police officers, firefighters and construction workers who inhaled toxic fumes at Ground Zero in Manhattan are 40 per cent more likely to be diagnosed with the blood cancer than the average person.
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  • World Trade Center rescue and recovery workers found to have increased leukemia incidence

    World Trade Center rescue and recovery workers found to have increased leukemia incidence

    4 monthes ago - By News Medical

    Responders who worked at the World Trade Center site after the attacks on September 11, 2001, have an increased overall cancer incidence compared to the general population, particularly in thyroid cancer, prostate cancer, and, for the first time ever reported, leukemia, according to a Mount Sinai study published in JNCI Cancer Spectrum in January.
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