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Symptoms – WTC Environmental Health Center

Chronic or Worsening Symptoms and Illnesses

  • Coughing
  • Wheezing
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sinus congestion
  • Stomach problems
  • Frequent heartburn
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Gastrointestinal problems such as GERD
  • Sinusitis, rhinitis
  • Or have been diagnosed with specific cancers


The federal government covers several specific cancers as 9/11-related conditions, expanding the health care available. For a full list of cancers, go to: www.cdc.gov/wtc/conditions.html.


For eligibility and enrollment of people new to the program,
call toll free 1-888-WTC-HP4U (1-888-982-4748) or visit www.cdc.gov/wtc