New York, NY, September 15, 2001 -- The sun streams through the dust over the wreckage of the World Trade Center. (Photo by Ashley Morgan)

5,441 & Counting: Cancer Diagnoses In CDC’s Post-9/11 Health Program Triple

In addition to thousands of cancer cases diagnosed after September 11, the terrorist attacks have been linked to more than 32,000 cases of serious respiratory or digestive issues and over 12,000 mental health diagnoses.