Tag Archives: Deadliest

Smokers May Fare Worse Against the Deadliest Skin Cancer

News Picture: Smokers May Fare Worse Against the Deadliest Skin Cancer

MONDAY, Feb. 25, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Melanoma patients who are recent and current smokers have lower survival rates than nonsmokers, suggesting that smoking may weaken immune response to the most deadly skin cancer, researchers say. In a study of more than 700 melanoma patients in the United Kingdom, smokers …

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Tennessee is under a state of emergency after the deadliest tornado day in 7 years

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., speaks during a primary election night rally Tuesday.

Putnam County officials went door to door Tuesday searching 150 standing structures. They planned to continue through the night into Wednesday morning, aiming to find people in the subdivisions hardest hit by the severe weather and at least one tornado. Before dawn on Tuesday, 24 people were killed and hundreds …

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Pregnancy May Raise Risk of Deadliest Type of Stroke

News Picture: AHA News: Pregnancy May Raise Risk of Deadliest Type of Stroke

FRIDAY, Feb. 8, 2019 (American Heart Association News) — The risk of a type of stroke that causes bleeding in the brain is higher among women during pregnancy and in the weeks following delivery, new research finds. While studies have shown that women have an increased risk for stroke-causing blood …

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