Not Enough Evidence Of 9/11, Cancer Link: Report

Law360, New York (July 27, 2011, 3:28 PM EDT) -- A World Trade Center Health Program report released Tuesday found insufficient evidence to presently link contaminant exposure during the 9/11 attacks in New York and cancer, dealing a blow to responders and others hoping for government coverage of the disease.

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, within the umbrella of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, issued the first periodic review of evidence related to cancer risks from the disaster. The review of scientific and medical evidence is required under the James Zadroga...
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