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More than 100 million Americans will travel this holiday season, according to AAA estimates. Holiday travel can seem daunting, between flight delays and bumper-to-bumper traffic. What’s more, it has potential health impacts, including leg swelling and increased risk for cold and flu.
According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), approximately 30.3 million Americans are living with diabetes, which affects people of all ages. Diabetes requires time and energy to manage, but there are many simple things people can do to help make living with the disease easier. Here are five life hacks for those living with diabetes:
“This year, the only thing that should be stuffed for the holidays is the turkey.” That’s the motto of the 11th Annual “Eat Smart, Move More, Maintain Don’t Gain Holiday Challenge”, a seven-week, e-mail-based event that helps people avoid the bulge of holiday overindulging.
New report says that expanding access to all prevention options could reduce the 120,000 new cases of HIV reported each year in Latin America and the Caribbean.  Washington, DC, November 29, 2017 (PAHO/WHO) — A new report from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Regional Office for the Americas of WHO, and UNAIDS says that expanding access to all HIV prevention options that are now available would reduce the number of new cases of HIV in Latin America and the Caribbean, which since 2010 has remained at 120,000 every year.
MIAMI, FL – In observance of World AIDS Day, Congresswoman Frederica S. Wilson (FL-24) will partner with Walgreens and health clinics throughout Miami-Dade County to offer free health screenings and HIV/AIDS testing on Friday, December 1, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  “I have long said that the best way to end the spread of HIV/AIDS is to get tested and receive treatment if you are HIV positive,” said Congresswoman Wilson.
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