9/11 Cancers

More Than 23,000 Cases in 20 Years: 9/11 Cancer Statistics

By Troy Rosasco

As the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks on New York City, at the Pentagon, and in Shanksville, Pennsylvania approaches, more than 23,000 cases of cancer have been linked to toxic exposure at the attack sites. Additionally, the deaths of more than 1,500 people have been directly linked to these cancers. Unfortunately, […]

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9/11 Eye Cancer Attorneys

Malignant Neoplasms of Eye and Adnexa

By Troy Rosasco

After the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, many of the victims did not immediately realize the full extent of the damages they would ultimately face, often many years later. The dust cloud that emerged following 9/11, which rose out of the wreckage of the Twin Towers, exposed an estimated 500,000 people in the surrounding […]

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9/11 Lawyers

Getting‌ ‌Your‌ ‌September‌ ‌11‌ ‌Health‌ ‌Condition‌ ‌Certified‌ ‌if‌ ‌You‌ ‌ Live‌ ‌Outside‌ ‌the‌ ‌United‌ ‌States‌

By Troy Rosasco

Two federal programs assist individuals who were exposed to toxic dust from the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in Lower Manhattan, at the Pentagon, and in Shanksville, PA. One of these programs—the WTC Health Program—provides health care and monitoring for a list of certifiable 9/11-associated diseases, including many types of cancers and respiratory ailments. The […]

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9/11 Cancer Lawyers

Malignant Neoplasms of the Trachea

By Troy Rosasco

Years after the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in Lower Manhattan, at the Pentagon, and the wreckage site in Shanksville, PA, researchers noticed a sharp increase in the number of head and neck cancers diagnosed in individuals who lived, worked, or attended school near those locations on 9/11 or during the many months afterward. This […]

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Did 9/11 Exposure Cause My Soft Tissue Cancer?

Did 9/11 Exposure Cause My Soft Tissue Cancer?

By Troy Rosasco

If You Were in the Exposure Zone, You May Qualify for Benefits The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, in NYC, at the Pentagon, and in Shanksville, PA, resulted in the immediate deaths of thousands of people. Thousands more survived the initial attack or even rushed to the scene of the attack as the terror […]

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September 11 Benefits Attorney

How Does 9/11 Cause Hodgkin’s Lymphoma?

By Troy Rosasco

Hodgkin’s lymphoma, can be caused by 9/11 toxins. Hodgkin’s lymphoma is a form of lymph cancer that results from a change to the DNA of a lymphocyte, a type of white blood cell. It is one of the covered blood cancers eligible for certification from the WTC Health Program. Once known as Hodgkin’s disease (named […]

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9/11 Cancer Attorneys

Does 9/11 Toxic Exposure Cause Stomach Cancer?

By Troy Rosasco

Yes. Stomach Cancer (also known as malignant neoplasm of the stomach) is one of the many conditions linked to 9/11 toxic exposure. If you have this condition and were in the exposure zone in the months after the terrorist attacks, you may qualify for both 9/11 compensation and health benefits that will pay for your […]

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9/11-Related Eye and Orbit Cancer

By Troy Rosasco

While almost 3,000 lives were lost on the day of the 9/11 attacks, that devastating number has, sadly, increased over the past 20-years, including with thousands of cases of 9/11-caused cancer. The first responders and the downtown residents and area workers were all exposed to the same toxic mess that hung in the air for […]

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