Increasing Number of Prompton Lakes Residents Hospitalized for Cancers and Nervous System Disorders   Leave a comment

According to to findings of a recent study published by

More borough residents than expected were hospitalized for cancers and visited the emergency room for nervous system disorders compared with their neighbors in six nearby towns and the state as a whole, according to new data. The state study also found that Pompton Lakes women had higher than expected rates of post-birth hospitalizations for birth defects and hospitalizations for chronic renal failure.

Furthermore, the study also found much higher rates of non-hodgkins lymphoma in men and kidney cancer in women who lived in the Prompton Lakes borough.

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