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. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:01:32 EST Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:14:58 EST 5 After the outbreak: Med schools boost Ebola-wrecked Liberia http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20171123/66f0171a-7fca-43db-ac99-8012e9739f44 The Ebola epidemic that ravaged Liberia took a heavy toll on the country's medical ranks, leaving the West African nation with one of the lowest doctor-to-patient ratios in the world. Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:01:32 EST 20171123/66f0171a-7fca-43db-ac99-8012e9739f44 By MICHAEL MELIA Associated Press Therapist who advised baby bottle for boy, 9, gets court win http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20171122/c9ef8e90-d359-4175-bab3-20c70ff07382 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's appeals court ruled Wednesday that a state board was wrong to permanently revoke the license of a psychologist who told the parents of a 9-year-old boy to bottle feed him chocolate milk, engage him in "tummy time" and isolate him from the family to treat what they said were troublesome behaviors. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:14:24 EST 20171122/c9ef8e90-d359-4175-bab3-20c70ff07382 GILLIAN FLACCUS Associated Press Australian state reaches brink of legalizing mercy killings http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20171121/5c886f06-b87d-40f7-85af-5eca9e74fd11 CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian state parliament on Wednesday stepped closer to passing a voluntary euthanasia bill, 20 years after the country repealed the world's first mercy-killing law for the terminally ill. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 02:00:43 EST 20171121/5c886f06-b87d-40f7-85af-5eca9e74fd11 By ROD McGUIRK Associated Press VA study shows parasite from Vietnam may be killing vets http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20171121/24e63dfc-5a89-4fc1-930b-b831c93a3af3 HEROLD, W.Va. (AP) — A half century after serving in Vietnam, hundreds of veterans have a new reason to believe they may be dying from a silent bullet — test results show some men may have been infected by a slow-killing parasite while fighting in the jungles of Southeast Asia. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 01:47:46 EST 20171121/24e63dfc-5a89-4fc1-930b-b831c93a3af3 By MARGIE MASON and ROBIN McDOWELL Associated Press Ohio killer who survived execution files new court appeal http://enews.earthlink.net/article/hea?guid=20171121/8b307351-7ffe-49d6-bbad-08f6c5e3be7b COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A condemned killer whose poor veins led Ohio to halt his execution has appealed a judge's decision upholding the state's lethal injection system. Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:39:30 EST 20171121/8b307351-7ffe-49d6-bbad-08f6c5e3be7b Associated Press