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In 2015, Kavitaa came to the South Asian Council for Social Services (SACSS) on 45th Ave in Flushing, Queens, to seek help
An elderly South Asian woman, she was unable to speak English and fluent only in Telugu, a language primarily spoken in the southeastern parts of India. Kavitaa, who requested anonymity, had been diagnosed with terminal cancer, and radiation therapy made her too weak to…

New data from a two-year Duke Health trial suggests when it comes to cutting your risk for killer ailments such as diabetes and heart disease, there's always room for improvement.

In the small study, researchers determined that a certain type of heart fat, pericardial adipose tissue, was reduced in patients who did weight lifting, but not in those who worked on increasing their endurance with aerobic exercise, according to a report published in JAMA Cardiology.

Water aerobics and swimming are terrific exercises for seniors. They’re easy on the joints, improve overall health, and may even help you live longer.

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* $50 discount to be applied upon enrollment and $25 each week thereafter. Requires purchase of full planned menu (avg. $158 US/$175 CAN/week). Referring member discount available on visit after referral enrolls in Jenny Craig program. Membership required at time of redemption. Valid at participating centers and Jenny Craig Anywhere only. Not valid at jennycraig.com. No cash value. Not valid for shipping costs. Not valid with…

The M18 FUEL™ Hedge Trimmer has the power to cut ¾” branches, cuts up to 30% faster, and provides up to 2 hours of run-time per charge. Designed to meet landscape maintenance professional needs, the handle placement and weight distribution provide the best combination of balance and control. The trimmer features a slider-crank mechanism and all-metal gear case providing unmatched durability and longer life. The 24”…

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