The 411 on Preventive Health Care

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  • April is National Minority Health Month!
  • Why Preventive Care Matters to African-Americans
  • Obamacare and Preventive Health
  • Why Wait Until Your Sick?
  • Eat More of a Plant-Based Diet
  • Get Your Sweat On!
  • Try Ditching Sugary Drinks
  • Practice Safer Sex!
  • Quit The Cancer Sticks!
  • Relax, Relate, Release
  • Don’t Forget to Floss

Why Preventive Care Matters to African-Americans

It’s no secret: We have a serious health gap in the U.S. Whether it’s HIV/AIDS, reproductive health issues, obesity, diabetes or heart disease, African-Americans suffer poorer health. And yet sadly, most of these illnesses can be prevented with better access to quality health care and living a healthier lifestyle. 

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