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58 Cancers Receive 9/11 Fund Coverage

Health - General

stethoscope photo via by imelenchon via MorguefileFederal health authorities Monday added 58 types of cancer to the list of covered illnesses for people who were exposed to toxins at the site of the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks.

The publication of this final rule marks an important step in the effort to provide needed treatment and care to 9/11 responders and survivors through the WTC Health Program.

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