Claim: Black lung returns to coal country

That’s NPR’s claim — but is it true? I asked a pulmonologist who has treated black lung. Here is the NPR report (audio). Coal workers’ pneumoconiosis (CWP), also known as black lung disease or black lung can be simple or complicated. Simple CWP is not associated with any disability, though many thousands of miners have … Continue reading Claim: Black lung returns to coal country

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June 30, 2018 at 10:09AM

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