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Carol was struggling with high cholesterol, low energy, and stubborn weight gain due to heart disease. But after taking our workshop, her cholesterol dropped 71 points and she lost weight.

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Alumni Community Connects Self-Management Grads

We're offering an online community for graduates of programs such as the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program; Better Choices, Better Health®; Arthritis Self-Management Program; or Diabetes Self-Management Program to help individuals get supportto better manage their conditions.

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5 Ways Congress Can Support Seniors in 2015

Several anniversaries in 2015 offer the perfect opportunity for Congress to expand and reinforce its commitment to supporting older Americans’ health and economic security.

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FY15 Funding Bill: What it Means for Aging Programs

A $1 trillion, 1,603-page FY15 funding package was among the last pieces of business of the 113th Congress. Find out what's included for aging programs such as the Older Americans Act, falls prevention, chronic disease, and elder justice.

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Senior Centers: An Rx for Healthy Aging

America’s Health Rankings® has released its 2013 Senior Report, showing which states are healthiest for seniors. The report includes NCOA's call for a greater investment in senior centers to promote health.

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Diabetes Prevention at Your Local YMCA

NCOA is partnering with the YMCA to promote a program that helps those at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes to adopt and maintain healthy lifestyles.

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