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. Fri, 25 May 2018 04:57:47 EDT Fri, 25 May 2018 14:38:59 EDT 5 Officials: Deadly Nipah virus has not spread in south India http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20180525/37cfaea5-dca5-4287-93c3-e0a0858a3089 NEW DELHI (AP) — An outbreak of a deadly virus has not spread beyond two areas in south India, officials said, but they have issued a series of warnings to people living in the stricken towns. Fri, 25 May 2018 04:57:47 EDT 20180525/37cfaea5-dca5-4287-93c3-e0a0858a3089 Associated Press Jury recommends $25M in Johnson & Johnson lawsuit http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20180524/b6b8986b-f43c-48a1-be3a-54d8e82729f6 LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California jury delivered a $25.7 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit brought by a woman who claimed she developed cancer by using the company's talc-based baby powder. Thu, 24 May 2018 18:30:28 EDT 20180524/b6b8986b-f43c-48a1-be3a-54d8e82729f6 By CHRISTOPHER WEBER Associated Press St. Jude: $100M for children with cancer global outreach http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20180524/96bf50c7-2448-4971-84e9-797cc1aa16cc MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has helped with the treatment of thousands of cancer-stricken children around the world. Thu, 24 May 2018 16:51:02 EDT 20180524/96bf50c7-2448-4971-84e9-797cc1aa16cc By ADRIAN SAINZ Associated Press Gut check: Swallowed capsule could spot trouble, send alert http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20180524/0a08781e-e002-49b6-b6e3-de1ef83bd239 Scientists have developed a swallowed capsule packed with tiny electronics and millions of genetically engineered living cells that might someday be used to spot health problems from inside the gut. Thu, 24 May 2018 15:25:01 EDT 20180524/0a08781e-e002-49b6-b6e3-de1ef83bd239 By CARLA K. JOHNSON Associated Press South Sudan's quiet victims of war: With HIV, without help http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20180524/f6d96920-356a-4df0-a646-213d69e5e56f YAMBIO, South Sudan (AP) — Tracing his fingers over his bald head, the 11-year-old boy shifts uncomfortably in his chair. "I'm scared," James Seferino says. Thu, 24 May 2018 06:00:11 EDT 20180524/f6d96920-356a-4df0-a646-213d69e5e56f By SAM MEDNICK Associated Press