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, 25 Jul 2017 17:51:04 EDT Tue, 25 Jul 2017 17:56:56 EDT 5 EPA chief pledges to streamline Superfund pollution cleanups http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170725/d5ddbef9-5ae8-453a-ae10-579b70cf8560 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's environmental chief issued a list of directives on Tuesday he says will revitalize the federal program that cleans up hazardous waste sites. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 17:51:04 EDT 20170725/d5ddbef9-5ae8-453a-ae10-579b70cf8560 By MICHAEL BIESECKER Associated Press The Latest: Health bill runs into questions on rules http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170725/e73706dd-7a48-49c0-ac33-cfbaae8d6e0f WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the effort by congressional Republicans to pass a health care bill (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Democrats say the Senate parliamentarian has found additional parts of the Republican health care bill that Democrats can block because they violate Senate rules. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 17:33:40 EDT 20170725/e73706dd-7a48-49c0-ac33-cfbaae8d6e0f Associated Press Celgene Corp. to pay $280M to settle cancer drug fraud suit http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170725/c304730b-1935-4133-bf2e-5d4deda87483 LOS ANGELES (AP) — A New Jersey pharmaceutical company has agreed to pay $280 million to settle a federal lawsuit alleging it committed fraud promoting two cancer drugs for unapproved purposes. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 17:01:42 EDT 20170725/c304730b-1935-4133-bf2e-5d4deda87483 By BRIAN MELLEY Associated Press Utah home-birth rate is double the US average, report says http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170725/bbc8b5b3-3346-4e4c-a178-1b45f37f82a4 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah women are choosing home birth at a rate double the national average, and mothers who do so tend to be older and have more education than women who decide to give birth in hospitals, according to a state health department report released this month. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:46:34 EDT 20170725/bbc8b5b3-3346-4e4c-a178-1b45f37f82a4 By LINDSAY WHITEHURST Associated Press By a hair, Senate votes to debate GOP health care bill http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20170725/0220cb97-61f7-4986-bc86-43aaaf47c401 WASHINGTON (AP) — With Vice President Mike Pence breaking a 50-50 tie, the Senate voted by a hair Tuesday to start debating Republican legislation to tear down much of the Obama health care law. Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:14:53 EDT 20170725/0220cb97-61f7-4986-bc86-43aaaf47c401 By ALAN FRAM Associated Press