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    Aetna Foundation Sponsored Dance Out Diabetes: Spring 2012 Update
    May 30, 2012

    With support from the Aetna Foundation, people with diabetes can dance their way to better health at free monthly dance classes that also feature medical screenings, nutrition advice and weight-management education in a supportive setting.

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    Aetna Foundation Sponsored Tour for Diversity in Medicine - Recent 2012 Highlights
    May 14, 2012
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    One Step and One Pirouette at a Time
    December 15, 2011

    With two-thirds of American adults either obese or overweight, obesity has become one of the most serious and costly health issues of our time.  People of color are at significantly higher risk of obesity and its related diseases.

    At the Dance Theatre of Harlem in New York City, local children and their families are stepping their way to health through a community-focused program, the Aetna Foundation Healthy Dancers, Healthy Families Initiative. The program offers family-oriented dance fitness classes and guidance for healthful eating.