Schumer backs firefighter cancer database

Firefighters are almost twice as likely to be diagnosed with certain types of cancer, including testicular, stomach, multiple myeloma, and brain cancer. Research suggests that the increased risk can be attributed to exposure to harmful substances in the course of their work.

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