Health advisories were issued for four beaches in New York City Thursday evening as wastewater from a plant continued to discharge into the Hudson River, according to a press release from the New York City Department of Environmental Protection.
New data from a public health registry that tracks the health effects
of 9/11 suggest that as many as 70,000 people may have developed
post-traumatic stress disorder as a result of the terrorist attacks
The city allowed people to return to Manhattan after the collapse of the World Trade Center towers even though officials were told the air was not yet safe, according to an internal memo from a New York City Health Department official.