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Archive for entries tagged with: 'healthy living'

August 30, 2016

Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring Program

The YMCA of Greater Syracuse is ready to help you take action to improve your heart health through a Blood Pressure Self-Monitoring program that helps adults with hypertension lower and manage their blood pressure. The program focuses on regular monitoring of one’s blood pressure at home using proper measuring techniqu ...more

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March 25, 2014

A Prediabetes Wake-up Call!

With more than 26 million people suffering from diabetes and 79 million people having prediabetes nationwide, the YMCA of Greater Syracuse urges Central New Yorkers to learn their risks and take action to prevent the disease.More than half of Onondaga County residents are classified as obese, meaning they are at a greater ...more

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May 03, 2013

Run the Boilermaker for two good causes

Run the Boilermaker - for Boston and for CNY The YMCA of Greater Syracuse is partnering with the Boilermaker Road Race to strengthen Central New York and to support the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing.The Boilermaker, to be held July 14 in Utica, is one of the top road races in the world.This year ...more

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May 01, 2013

Are you at risk for diabetes?

More than a third of American adults have pre-diabetes, meaning they are at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes, a debilitating, life-shortening disease.If you have pre-diabetes,the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program can help you make lifestyle changes that will improve your overall health and well-being. Re ...more

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