World Trade Center Health Program

The rubble of the World Trade Center - New York, NY - Sep 11, 2001 (credit: ALEX FUCHS/AFP/Getty Images)

9/11 Rescue Workers At Heightened Risk For Autoimmune Diseases, Study Claims

The longer rescue workers were at Ground Zero, the more likely they are to have an autoimmune disease, according to a new study.

03/18/2015

Countdown for enrollment in Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund on Rep. Carolyn Maloney's official website, June 24, 2013. (credit: maloney.house.gov)

Officials Urge Those Affected By 9/11 To Register For Victim Compensation Fund

Time is running out for people exposed to toxins from the Sept. 11 terror attacks to register for health benefits. A deadline of Oct. 3 is looming for those who are sick or might become sick because of 9/11.

06/24/2013

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Long Island Health Clinic For 9/11 Survivors Expanding

Stony Brook University’s World Trade Center Health Program is expanding to neighboring Nassau County. Officials will open the second site on Friday. The new location is at Winthrop-University Hospital’s “wellness pavilion” in Garden City.

01/13/2012