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  • Suicide Prevention

    Everyone has a role to play in suicide prevention. It's up to all of us to change the way we think about suicide. These tragedies ARE preventable. One of the most effective ways to do that is to educate colleagues, friends, and family about the warning signs of suicide.

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  • Physical Activity: Why Fitness Matters

    Being fit improves your health. However, you need to continue exercising to keep these benefits.

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  • Living with Osteoporosis: Regular Exercise

    If you have osteoporosis, exercise is vital for your health. It can prevent bone fractures and spine changes. It will slow bone loss.

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Anemia means a low level of hemoglobin in the blood. It can be brought on by chronic disease, including inflammatory, infectious, or malignant conditions. This video gives information on the chronic diseases linked to anemia and recommended treatment.


Depression is an illness that causes a person to feel sad and hopeless for much of the time. Most people do recover with medicine, counseling, or a combination of the two.


COPD steals your breath, making even simple tasks difficult. Learn how to manage this condition so you feel your best.

Be Physically Active

An active lifestyle can make you feel better at any age. With a few easy steps, you can add fitness to your life now.

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