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Research Shows that Exposure to 9/11 Toxic Dust Cloud May have Caused Pregnancy Complications, Parker Waichman LLP Comments
Date:9/3/2014

sistent evidence that the 9/11 dust cloud had detrimental impacts on pregnancy outcomes,” Time reports. “Residence in the affected area increased prematurity, low birth weight, and admission to the NICU (neonatal intensive care unit) after birth, especially for boys.” (http://time.com/3108280/911-dust-cloud-pregnancy.

Also according to the Time article, the study showed that the risk of premature delivery was doubled in mothers who were in their first trimester during 9/11. Birth complications were more likely to occur in boys rather than girls. Additionally, there was a rise in low birth weight of about 5 percentage points among boys and an increase of 7.6 percentage points in the risk of male babies being admitted to the NICU. The study found that exposure to the dust during pregnancy increased the risk of premature birth by 7.75 percent in girls and 8.16 percent in boys.

The study also indicates that the toxic dust cloud had the greatest impact on the following neighborhoods: Lower Manhattan, Battery Park City, SoHo, TriBeCa, Civic Center, Little Italy, Chinatown and the Lower East Side.

Parker Waichman LLP, which worked alongside Ground Zero first responders and their advocates to ensure passage of
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