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First Responders At The World Trade Center. May Have A Claim For PD Coverage.

First Responders At The World Trade Center. May Have A Claim For PD Coverage.

My question was about locating anyone who worked at the World Trade Center as a first responder as I did. I am trying to get PD listed as one of the diseases which could have been caused by the toxic dust created right after the buildings came down. I've done extensive research on this and I believe it can be done. If you were there or if you know someone who was please contact me , It can be very beneficial for future care.

Thanks ,
Cranejockey 14

A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

Hi, My husband was a first responder at 911 and was diagnosed with young onset Parkinsons three years ago.

posted over 5 years ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I not only care about them I'm one of them and this could be very important for our future care. Ex : free homecare

posted over 5 years ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

My husband was diagnosed with PD 8 years after responding to WTC. Governor Hockel just passed a bill in NYS stating there is a correlation between PD and toxins inhaled from years on the job. It is my understanding that PD will be added to the WTC list. Yes this will help with medications Treatments and possible home care. If anyone has any updates please share.

posted 4 months ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

My brother worked across the street from the WTC and some time after 911 he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. No one in my family has had it. He was perfectly healthy before 911. I believe that the toxic fumes he ingested after 911 caused him to get Parkinson's disease. He has been sick with Parkinson's since 911 and is now fading away in a nursing home. Every dime he worked for was depleted due to medical care. Does anyone know others who have developed Parkinson's under the same circumstances? If anyone can shed some light on this please email me @ (Email address can only be seen by the question and answer creators) Thank you.

posted over 3 years ago
A MyParkinsonsTeam Member said:

I was a police officer who responded in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks. I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s about 10 years ago. If I could provide you with any info I’ll be glad to help. Dave

posted about 4 years ago
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