New York City firefighters who rushed to the remnants of the World Trade Center after the 9/11 terror attacks are dying from health issues — and that may include serious cardiovascular diseases, according to a study published Friday.

The findings, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association and conducted by doctors at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, “suggest a significant association” between greater exposure at the World Trade Center and a higher risk of long-term cardiovascular disease.
– PUB DATE: 9/6/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: NBC News
Source: SEAFC National Fire News

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