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Angela Bassett wants to raise awareness for type 2 diabetes as her family has a history with the serious health condition. The 61-year-old actress has teamed up with the American Heart Association and the American Diabetes Association for the Know Diabetes by Heart initiative, which aims to educate people on the causes and effects of type…

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The American Heart/Stroke Association held its inaugural EmPOWERED to Serve Summit in Washington, DC to discuss the barriers and solutions to healthy living and well-being in urban communities. According to the Association, individual behaviors aren’t the only factors that affect health in a positive or negative way; your community plays a huge role in your…

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Dena Burton is in the center. Photo credit: Karim Saafir Los Angeles-based fashion designer Dena Burton has been quite busy creating amazing women’s ready-to-wear garments, producing fashion shows, pursuing philanthropic work and traveling; however,, she took a moment to chat with rolling out. How do you shift from making clothes to making a difference? Fashion…

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Name: Justin McClelland Occupation: iHeartCardio Founder and Philanthropist How will cycling from New York to Los Angeles help you raise money for the American Heart Association? This trip will be thoroughly documented with Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and a blog at iHeartCardio. Those that follow along will have a first-person perspective of the journey and will be able…

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