Exposure To Toxic Dust Continues To Take Toll On 9/11 First Responders, Nearby ResidentsWith the passage of time the news is becoming more grim and some illnesses are just starting to surface.
9/11 Rescue Workers At Heightened Risk For Autoimmune Diseases, Study ClaimsThe longer rescue workers were at Ground Zero, the more likely they are to have an autoimmune disease, according to a new study.
Officials Urge Those Affected By 9/11 To Register For Victim Compensation FundTime 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.
Long Island Health Clinic For 9/11 Survivors ExpandingStony 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.