By Justin Caba | Fri, 06/21/2013 - 11:29
A recent study claims one million former smokers across the United States picked the habit back up after the September 11th terrorist attacks.
By Susan Scutti | Wed, 04/24/2013 - 10:46
As time passes, the consequence of exposure to a complex mix of pollutants and carcinogens by Ground Zero rescue and recovery workers is being felt.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 12/19/2012 - 12:07
The first results are in from the most comprehensive study so far conducted on health risks associated with the World Trade Center.
By Martin Grens | Tue, 09/11/2012 - 08:56
The 70,000 surviving firefighters, police officers and other first responders who raced to the World Trade Center after the attacks of September 11, 2001 will be entitled to free monitoring and treatment for some 50 forms of cancer.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 09/05/2012 - 14:29
People are increasingly able to watch global drama unravel as more and more 24-hour news channels and social media websites bring in a constant stream of disturbing footage from war zones in faraway lands, but scientists say that the constant exposure to distressing news could actually negatively impact our long term health.