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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.

The Latest in Chronic Conditions

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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VA, NCOA Partnership Offers Practical Support to Families Caring for Veterans

The Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) and NCOA have partnered to offer a unique online workshop for family members who are caring for our nation’s veterans.

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President’s Budget a Mixed Bag for Senior Programs

President Obama’s FY15 budget proposal, released March 4, includes a variety of program cuts plus investments intended to promote opportunity and growth. See what's included for the Older Americans Act, Medicare, Social Security, and other programs affecting seniors.

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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.


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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