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Age Ain’t Nothin’ But a Number

Age Ain’t Nothin’ But a Number

Letting the phrase “age aint nothing but a number” speak volumes, our black men are now aging with stride and confidence! Hollywood actors such as Idris Elba, Michael Ealy, and Morris Chestnut have all embodied the motto “black don’t crack”, a well known slogan that has been adopted by the black community ...

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ING New York City Marathon

ING New York City Marathon

The ING New York City Marathon course is a 26.2-mile block party through the world’s most diverse city, and is a model for big-city marathons around the world. Friends and family can watch their runners cross the finish line with the Find Your Finish Cam from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. EST. Runners can also see their ...

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Where You Live Impacts How Long You Live

Where You Live Impacts How Long You Live

U.S. adults age 65 and older in the South of all races and African-Americans in the entire country live shorter and sicker lives, health officials say. A report in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report found for all adults at 65, the highest healthy life ...

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Older Americans

Older Americans

Did you know that May is 'Older Americans Month?' When Older Americans Month was established in 1963, only 17 million living Americans had reached their 65th birthdays. About a third of older Americans lived in poverty and there were few programs to meet their needs. Interest in older Americans and their concerns ...

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