Tag: first responders

  • 9/11 First Responders Face Higher Cancer Risk 20 Years Later

    9/11 First Responders Face Higher Cancer Risk 20 Years Later

    By Amy Norton HealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Sept. 13, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Twenty years on, responders to the World Trade Center attacks in New York City are showing increased risks of certain cancers, two new studies confirm. Researchers found higher-than-average rates of prostate cancer among firefighters, medics and other workers who toiled at the disaster […]