Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Hidden health cost of 9/11: 70,000 hit with stress disorder

The World Trade Center Health Registry (run by the New York City Health Department) found 400,000 people were "heavily exposed" to the 9/11 disaster either emotionally or physically, reports MSNBC.

According to the Registry, 280,000 people "witnessed a traumatic sight" like falling bodies or a plane hitting one of the towers, and 52,000 "sustained an injury that day." Seventy thousand suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder and 12,600 developed asthma.


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