Health and Lifestyle News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/hea Health and Lifestyle News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2017 EarthLink Networks Inc. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 21:35:54 EDT Wed, 20 Sep 2017 03:14:48 EDT 5 Nominee for EPA chemical safety post has deep industry ties http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170919/d6430c3c-0eb2-453a-a1d1-58b18739382a WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's nominee to oversee chemical safety at the Environmental Protection Agency has for years accepted payments for criticizing studies that raised concerns about the safety of his clients' products, according to a review of financial records and his published work by The Associated Press. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 21:35:54 EDT 20170919/d6430c3c-0eb2-453a-a1d1-58b18739382a By MICHAEL BIESECKER and JEFF HORWITZ Associated Press Winners and losers in GOP's last-ditch health overhaul http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170919/34f965dd-8194-4f5b-83bd-14b207b35f03 WASHINGTON (AP) — The GOP's last-ditch effort to repeal "Obamacare" would redistribute hundreds of billions of dollars in federal financing for insurance coverage, creating winners and losers among individual Americans and states in ways not yet fully clear. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 20:17:54 EDT 20170919/34f965dd-8194-4f5b-83bd-14b207b35f03 By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press One last last chance: GOP strains for Obamacare repeal votes http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170919/3d71f268-add1-4c3e-904c-e21575b33ed8 WASHINGTON (AP) — Time growing short, President Donald Trump and Republican Senate leaders dove into a frantic hunt for votes Tuesday in a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace "Obamacare." Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:36:33 EDT 20170919/3d71f268-add1-4c3e-904c-e21575b33ed8 By ERICA WERNER Associated Press Hepatitis A outbreak seen in Los Angeles County http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170919/16bc5b34-b16b-4d82-bec4-5ba3604e0455 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Public health authorities on Tuesday declared an outbreak of the highly contagious liver disease hepatitis A in Los Angeles County, the third California region to see significant infections this year. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:30:38 EDT 20170919/16bc5b34-b16b-4d82-bec4-5ba3604e0455 By JOHN ANTCZAK Associated Press The Latest: Bipartisan effort to improve 'Obamacare' over http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170919/40daf704-f1a5-4d74-9108-b2921551828e WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the GOP effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:13:33 EDT 20170919/40daf704-f1a5-4d74-9108-b2921551828e Associated Press