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Celebrate a Day of Health and Wellness and Family Fun in Houston with ¡Vive Tu Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!®

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HOUSTON, Nov. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — On Saturday, November 12, 2022the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, Healthy Americas Foundation, and the Hispanic Health Coalition will celebrate their 16th annual ¡Long live you vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® event-in Houston. The event includes free health screenings, COVID-19 tests and vaccines and boosters, cooking demonstrations, health and wellness activities for the whole family, and referrals to community health services. Free Sesame Street in Communities resources will be distributed. The 2022 event series is nationally sponsored by the Siemens Foundation.

“This is a great event to promote healthy eating, fitness, and vaccination among Hispanic families. Families will have opportunity to participate in a Family Walk, learn ways to prepare healthier meals, and get vaccines,” said Dr. Norma OlveraPresident of the Hispanic Health Coalition.

“Reducing health disparities requires a multi-faceted approach, including continuous preventative care and early detection. We’re honored to provide our CLINITEST® Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Self-Test to the local health fair participants as part of this effort,” said Dave PacittiPresident, Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.; Head of the Americas, Siemens Healthineers; and member of the Siemens Foundation Board of Directors. “We’re committed to advancing health equity by promoting primary healthcare, diagnostic screening, workforce training for the healthcare sector, and capital loan support for community clinics, and thrilled to support ¡Long live Vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® in Houston,” concluded David EtzwilerCEO of Siemens Foundation.

“It is especially important that communities have access to health screenings, given the millions of important screenings that were missed or delayed as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Dr. Jane Delgado, President and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health, the nation’s leading Hispanic health advocacy group. “We also celebrate the 16th year of ¡Long live you vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® in Houston with the Hispanic Health Coalition as well all the efforts to support individuals and families have the best health possible.”

In addition, the event will feature the All of Us Research Programa historic effort to gather data from one million or more people living in the US to accelerate research and improve health.

What: ¡Long live you vida! Get Up! Get Moving!® event featuring:

  • Free Health Screenings: Flu, COVID-19 vaccines and tests, and more
  • Fitness: family walk
  • Healthy snacks: produce giveaway and nutrition education
  • Family fun: Live music, raffles and much more!
  • Science: Featuring the All of Us Research Program

Where: Mason Park, 541 S.75th St., Houston, TX 77023
When: Saturday, November 12, 2022 from 9am-2pm
Cost: FREE!

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SOURCE National Alliance for Hispanic Health