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Man in Washington jail suspected of killing 60-year-old El Dorado woman

Man in Washington jail suspected of killing 60-year-old El Dorado woman

Authorities have found the man they believe to be responsible for the suspicious death of a 60-year-old El Dorado woman. The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department announced Sunday that 26-year-old Tanner M. Seals is a suspect in the murder of Helen Hoover (née McKinney). Seals is currently incarcerated in Adams […]

Medical News Today: Cardiovascular deaths on the rise in the US

Medical News Today: Cardiovascular deaths on the rise in the US

According to the American Heart Association (AHA), nearly half of all adults in the United States have cardiovascular disease. It caused more deaths in 2016 than previous years, despite rates of cardiovascular deaths having declined worldwide. The amended hypertension guidelines explain the high prevalence of cardiovascular disease in the U.S., […]

Medical News Today: How skin cancer becomes invasive

Medical News Today: How skin cancer becomes invasive

In a study on mouse models and human tissue, researchers have revealed how aggressive forms of skin cancer are able to co-opt the immune system to become invasive. Knowing this could lead to better, more effective treatments. A study reveals the key factors that allow melanoma to become invasive. New […]

Medical News Today: UV light could reduce hospital-acquired infections

Medical News Today: UV light could reduce hospital-acquired infections

A new study shows that ultraviolet disinfection technology eliminates up to 97.7 percent of pathogens in the operating room. Using this light wavelength might help defeat superbugs. Could light help lower the risk of dangerous infections in hospitals? The , published in the American Journal of Infection Control, examined the […]