Health and Lifestyle News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/hea Health and Lifestyle News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2018 EarthLink Networks Inc. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 16:56:08 EDT Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:29:17 EDT 5 Deadly attack amid Ebola outbreak stalls containment efforts http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20181021/575224ee-4f99-411f-91e1-60f5d4ba2055 JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Congolese rebels killed 15 civilians and abducted a dozen children in an attack at the epicenter of the latest deadly Ebola outbreak, Congo's military said Sunday, as the violence again forced crucial virus-containment efforts to be suspended. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 16:56:08 EDT 20181021/575224ee-4f99-411f-91e1-60f5d4ba2055 By AL-HADJI KUDRA MALIRO and CARA ANNA Associated Press Medicaid expansion becomes key issue in GOP-leaning states http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20181021/37a5c441-cbda-489f-acfe-609841cdfdaf LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — For nearly a decade, opposition to former President Barack Obama's health care law has been a winning message for Nebraska Republicans. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 11:28:37 EDT 20181021/37a5c441-cbda-489f-acfe-609841cdfdaf By GRANT SCHULTE and GEOFF MULVIHILL Associated Press 'Dark day': Congo rebels kill 2 health agents fighting Ebola http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20181020/5ddce440-c12a-4bc1-9fef-dd58fe758090 JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Congo's health minister called it a "dark day" for everyone fighting the deadly Ebola outbreak after rebels shot and killed two medical agents with the Congolese army who had been assisting health officials. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 18:14:12 EDT 20181020/5ddce440-c12a-4bc1-9fef-dd58fe758090 Associated Press Immunotherapy scores a first win against some breast cancers http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20181020/29fa3de9-1b17-4ce9-84f2-408388c7aabe For the first time, one of the new immunotherapy drugs has shown promise against breast cancer in a large study that combined it with chemotherapy to treat an aggressive form of the disease. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 16:43:36 EDT 20181020/29fa3de9-1b17-4ce9-84f2-408388c7aabe By MARILYNN MARCHIONE Associated Press Hackers breach HealthCare.gov system, get data on 75,000 http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20181019/21dacd90-4db0-40be-9e0f-2bece6e5fc4f WASHINGTON (AP) — A government computer system that interacts with HealthCare.gov was hacked earlier this month, compromising the sensitive personal data of some 75,000 people, officials said Friday. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:02:44 EDT 20181019/21dacd90-4db0-40be-9e0f-2bece6e5fc4f By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press