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About Serena Williams

Serena Williams is an American Womens Tennis Player. She is the younger sister of tennis ace Venus Williams.

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  • In November 09, she was fined 175,000 dollars for her ugly tirade at a line judge at Flushing Meadows, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) has announced.

Personal Biography

Asked if she would pose for the mens magazine Playboy after Ashley Harkleroad did so, Serena denied that she had any such plans

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Serena Williams in News

Marcolin Announces the Early Renewal of Its Licensing Agreement With Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc.
LONGARONE, ITALY--(Marketwired - December 15, 2015) - Marcolin Group, a worldwide leading eyewear company, and Kenneth Cole Productions, Inc. are proud to announce the early renewal of an exclusive license agreement for the design, manufacture and worldwide distribution of Kenneth Cole New York and Kenneth Cole Reaction sun and optical eyewear.

Curb Energy Consumption
(Family Features) Water heaters are energy intensive appliances. In fact, they are the second largest energy user in the home, and as they age, they become less efficient, requiring even more energy.

TuringSense and Legendary Coach Nick Bollettieri Join Forces to Deliver PIVOT, the Most Advanced Wearable Technology for Tennis
TuringSense, a Silicon Valley pioneer of wearable sports technology, and Nick Bollettieri, International Tennis Hall of Fame coach of 10 #1-ranked players, have partnered to bring to market PIVOT, the most advanced wearable for tennis today and the only one to incorporate Bollettieri's coaching knowledge

Ratos acquires retail properties in Finland
This information is disclosed pursuant to the Swedish Securities Market Act, the Swedish Financial Instruments Trading Act or requirements stipulated in the listing agreement.

Eating Disorder Recovery Support to Launch First Collaborative Fundraising Event
SAN RAFAEL, CA--(Marketwired - October 06, 2015) - Eating Disorder Recovery Support, Inc., a long-standing, community-based organization for advocacy in eating disorders, will host "Working Together for Recovery and Prevention," the first event of its kind to bring awareness, collaboration, and professional and community education of eating disorders to the Bay Area

Marcolin and Moncler: Signed a Worldwide Exclusive License Agreement for the Eyewear Category
LONGARONE, ITALY--(Marketwired - September 22, 2015) - Marcolin Group and Moncler S.p.A. announce today the signing of a worldwide exclusive license agreement for the design, production and distribution of men's and women's sunglasses and eyeglasses, as well as ski masks for men, women and children branded Moncler.

Season Two of PBS SoCaL's Award-Winning Documentary Series, China's Challenges, Airs Nationally
The second season of the award-winning documentary series, China's Challenges, debuts nationally on Sunday, July 26, 2015 at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT on Public Broadcasting's WORLD Channel, and continues with four more episodes every Sunday in August. The series will also air on additional PBS stations nationally (check your local listings).

Allegiant Air Celebrates Its 300th Flight With Make-A-Wish(R)
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - July 06, 2015) -

Digital Marketing Depot to Host Webinar: 'Why Don't My Leads Convert?'
Digital Marketing Depot, the premiere resource center for digital marketing strategies and tactics, will host its next webinar, "Why Don't My Leads Convert?" on June 30 at 1 p.m. EDT. "Why Don't My Leads Convert?" will be a "Point-Counterpoint" style discussion seeking to uncover what works and what doesn't when it comes to engaging and converting leads.

Marcolin and Iconix Brand Group Renew Licensing Agreement for Candie's, Bongo and Rampage Eyewear
LONGARONE, ITALY--(Marketwired - June 03, 2015) - Marcolin SpA, a worldwide leading eyewear company, and Iconix Brand Group are proud to have extended their licensing agreement for the design, production and distribution of the eyewear collections of sunglasses and optical frames for Candie's, Bongo and Rampage brands. These renewals extend the partnership until 2020

High Aircraft Traffic Expected for COPA America 2015 in Chile: Universal Urges Bizjet Operators to Plan Now
Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. is recommending that business jet operators planning to be in Chile during the COPA 2015 period (June 11 - July 4, 2015) to begin securing preferred options for crew and passengers now due to expected heavy aircraft traffic.

PBS SoCaL Premieres Season Two of China's Challenges, Award Winning Documentary Series
The second season of the award-winning documentary series China's Challenges premieres Saturday, May 9 at 1:00 p.m. on PBS SoCaL. The series will also be distributed to public television stations nationally in June and will air nationally on Public Television's WORLD Channel in July.

Telemundo and NBC Universo Names Horizon Media Agency of Record

SPIE 2015 Awards Honor Achievements in Light-Based Technologies
Winners of prestigious annual awards have been announced by the Awards Committee of SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics. The awards recognize outstanding technical accomplishments and meritorious service to the society.

Kei Nishikori, Serena Williams, Ana Ivanovic, Chris Evert and Other World Renowned Tennis Players Hold Court at Sixth Annual Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami All-Star Charity Tennis Event
The 2014 Miami Open men's and women's champions return to The Cliff Drysdale Tennis Center at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami for the sixth consecutive year in an unprecedented, intimate gathering of the world's top tennis players

Multimedia Platforms Inc. CEO, Bobby Blair, Featured in Hall of Famer Nick Bollettieri's Book, Changing the Game
Multimedia Platforms Inc. (OTCQB: EAHCD)("MMP") is pleased to announce that MMP CEO, Bobby Blair, has been honored as one of the most significant people that world-famous tennis coach, Nick Bollettieri, has been privileged to mentor.

Coca-Cola on Track to Meet 100% Water Replenishment Goal
Business Wire IndiaThe Coca-Cola Company and its global bottling partners (the Coca-Cola system) today announced they are on track to meet their 2020 water replenishment goal by the end of 2015

The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation Broadens Reach of Replenish Africa Initiative
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India Gets its RENDEZ-VOUS A ROLAND GARROS Wild Cards Junior Competition Winners

French Tennis Federation and All India Tennis Association Sign Memorandum of Understanding and Launch ""RENDEZ-VOUS A ROLAND-GARROS"" in India
Business Wire India  Rendez-Vous à Roland-Garros comes to India with an aim to promote tennis at grassroots level French Open Junior Wild-Card Tournament takes place in New Delhi The French Open Champion Trophies come to India for the first time ​ ​Today marked an important day for tennis in India

Top-Ranked Tennis Star Maria Sharapova Swings by to Hong Kong
Ranked World No.5 by the Women's Tennis Association and with 29 WTA singles championships, including four Grand Slam singles titles to become the top Russian female player, Maria Sharapova sets foot onto the tennis courts before she joins the other A-list athletes at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong

Marcolin to Double In-House Made in Italy Production
LONGARONE, ITALY--(Marketwired - October 30, 2014) - Marcolin, a worldwide leading eyewear company, announced today the acquisition of a new 3,500m2 manufacturing facility in Longarone (Fortogna area), in the heart of the eyewear district.

Marcolin Announces USA Operations' Restructuring
MILAN, ITALY--(Marketwired - September 26, 2014) - Marcolin SpA today announced the next stage of the Marcolin USA/VIVA International Group integration execution, which includes the restructuring of its business to further enhance its consumer focus and drive the brand portfolio closer to market. This realignment will deliver greater efficiencies throughout the organization.

Dr. Jacquie Smiles Releases Infographic on Invisalign
Jacqueline Fulop-Goodling, D.M.D., P.C. (aka Dr. Jacquie Smiles) recently released an infographic that discusses the facts, numbers, and figures of Invisalign. As a highly experienced Orthodontist in NYC, Dr. Jacquie Smiles can help determine if Invisalign is right for you. Dr

Seniors Enrolled in New Jersey SEEDS' College Preparatory Program Celebrate Commencement
NEWARK, NJ--(Marketwired - June 12, 2014) - Monday evening, 29 high school seniors graduated from New Jersey SEEDS' College Preparatory Program (CPP). The Commencement Ceremony was an opportunity to celebrate the culmination of the scholars' three-year commitment to advancing their educational opportunities.

Emilio Pucci and Marcolin Sign a Worldwide Exclusive License Agreement for the Eyewear Category

2014 Tennis Racquet Demo Day With Do It Tennis
Do It Tennis is pleased to announce its 2014 Do It Tennis Demo/Family Day in beautiful Vista, California. This family-friendly event invites local tennis enthusiasts to come test out the latest 2014 product lines of major racquet brands used by tennis superstars such as Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and the Williams sisters, Venus and Serena.

Sustainably Grown Herbs Earn Independent Recognition
SCS Global Services (SCS) announced that North Shore Greenhouses' "Living Herbs" brand packaged herbs have been certified as "Sustainably Grown" under one of the world's toughest standards for environmental, social and economic sustainability. The company, which uses hydroponic growing methods inside state-of-the-art greenhouses, produces a variety of packaged herbs all year

Omega Honors 35 Companies for Delivering 'World-Class' Customer Service; 2 Cited for Certification in Employee Training
Omega Management Group Corp., specialists in driving companies' revenues and profits by implementing Customer Experience Management (CEM) strategies that increase customer and employee satisfaction, announced today that 35 companies have qualified to receive its NorthFace ScoreBoard Award(SM) for 2013

Horizon Wins the 4A's 'Large Agency' O'Toole Media Award
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - March 19, 2014) - Horizon Media, one of the largest and fastest growing media services agencies in the world, is pleased to announce it has received The 4A's O'Toole Media Award for Media Excellence in the "Large Agency" category

CFEngine Appoints Jonathan Thorpe as Community Manager
CFEngine®, Inc., IT Automation pioneer and leader in infrastructure management software, today announced the appointment of Jonathan Thorpe to the post of Community Manager.

Exterro Growth Fuels Expansion of Management Team
Exterro, Inc., the industry's only workflow-driven e-discovery software suite provider, today announced the expansion of the company's management team with the addition of Bill Piwonka as its chief marketing officer. Piwonka is now overseeing all marketing functions for the company and sits on the executive committee

Tricentis, Tasktop Partnership Provides Agile Solution for Global Enterprises to Accelerate Business Innovation
Tricentis, a global leader in enterprise software testing solutions that accelerate business innovation, today announced that it has entered into a partnership with Tasktop, the leader in Software Lifecycle Integration (SLI)

Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Serena Williams and Other World Renowned Tennis Players Hold Court at Fifth Annual Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami All-Star Charity Tennis Event
The 2013 Sony Open men's and women's champions return to The Cliff Drysdale Tennis Center at The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami for the fifth consecutive year in an unprecedented, intimate gathering of the world's top tennis players

What's Your Cruise Ship Size: XS, S, M, L, XL or XXL?
One of the most important decisions to make when planning your cruise is choosing the ship that best meets your particular needs. Ships sizes range from megaships (over 4,000 passengers) to very small vessels and luxury yachts whose passengers number in mere dozens.

Coca-Cola Invests an Additional US$5 Billion for Long-Term Sustainable Growth in Africa
The Coca-Cola Company and its African bottling partners has announced a new investment of US$5 billion during the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit here. The investment, to be made over the next six years, increases its total announced investment in Africa to $17 billion from 2010 to 2020

Coca-Cola Installs 1 Millionth HFC-Free Cooler Globally, Preventing 5.25MM Metrics Tons of CO2
The Coca-Cola Company today announced that it has installed its 1 millionth hydrofluorocarbon (HFC)-free cooler using natural refrigerant in the marketplace, preventing the emission of 5.25 million metric tons of CO2 over 10 years

Global 7 Technologies Announces Channel Partner Program
Global 7 Technologies, the makers of Global Discovery Network, a simple, scalable secure discovery data management platform, today announced they are actively recruiting a global network of partners to resell its technology platform to law firms, corporations, agencies and service providers worldwide.

Acceleritas Corp. (ALZH) Acquires All of Hollywall Entertainment, Inc.'s Assets and Business and Changes Its Name to Hollywall Entertainment, Inc.
Acceleritas Corp. (OTC Pink: ALZH) announces the acquisition of all of the assets and business of Hollywall Entertainment Inc., and plans to change its name to Hollywall Entertainment, Inc., ("Hollywall"). Hollywall Entertainment, www.hollywall

Compared to Twitter, Facebook Generates 10x More Shares, 20x More Site Traffic, and 30x More New Customers
In time for the 2013 holiday shopping season, technology company Curebit released data that suggests Facebook is thirty times more successful at driving social sales than Twitter

Coro Signs Term Sheet With Minera Aurex for the Payen Copper-Gold Porphyry Project
Coro Mining Corp. ("Coro" or the "Company") (TSX: COP) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Minera Coro Chile Ltda. ("MCC") has signed a Term Sheet with Minera Aurex (Chile) Limitada ("Aurex"), an indirect subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., for Aurex to acquire an interest in MCC's Payen Property

LaGuardia Hotels Anticipate the Opening Serves of the US Open
For any tennis fan worth his salt, the US Open is the biggest game this side of the Atlantic. And with so many famous players like Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic to cheer on this year, spectators won't want to waste time in transit between their hotel and the game. That, of course, makes SpringHill Suites New York LaGuardia Airport an unbeatable hotel choice.

Realogy-Affiliated Agents and Teams Earn 332 Spots in 'Top Thousand' Rankings by REAL Trends/The Wall Street Journal
Sales professionals affiliated with franchisees and company-owned offices of Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY) earned 332 spots (33 percent) on the 2013 REAL Trends/The Wall Street Journal Top Thousand report released today. The report ranks America's top 1,000 residential real estate agents and teams based on 2012 annual sales volume and transaction sides

New Book, 'Visual/Spatial Portals to Thinking, Feeling and Movement,' Offers Groundbreaking Therapy for Autistic Children
"Visual/Spatial Portals to Thinking, Feeling and Movement," a new book co-authored by Dr. Serena Wieder, clinical director of the non-profit Profectum Foundation (, offers ground-breaking therapeutic strategies for students with learning and autism spectrum disorders.

Datapipe Names Chris Mooney as Vice President of Global Channel Sales
Datapipe, a global provider of managed services and infrastructure for outsourced IT and cloud computing, today announced the appointment of Chris Mooney as the company's new Vice President of Global Channel Sales. Mooney brings more than 15 years of direct and channel IT sales experience to Datapipe and will be responsible for the company's channel strategy.

Sotheby's International Realty Announces Exclusive Listing of the Penthouse at the Pierre Hotel
The triplex penthouse at the Pierre Hotel, located at 795 Fifth Avenue, is the exclusive listing of Sotheby's International Realty, Inc., the real estate brokerage firm announced today. The 16-room residence is offered at $125 million.

Mobli Founder, Social Media Guru, and Infinity Augmented Reality Director Moshe Hogeg Says Samsung Galaxy S4 Phone Is Nothing Compared to What's Coming in Augmented Reality
Infinity Augmented Reality, Inc. ("Infinity Augmented Reality" or "Infinity AR") (OTCQB: ALSO), a leader in the field of Augmented Reality, announced today that Moshe Hogeg, the founder and CEO of Mobli, a visual search engine created to show "everything worth seeing in the world," has recently joined the Board of Directors of Infinity AR.

Omega Honors 30 Companies for Delivering 'World-Class' Customer Service; 3 Cited for Certification in Employee Training
The Omega Management Group Corp., specialists in driving companies' revenues and profits by implementing Customer Experience Management (CEM) strategies that increase customer and employee satisfaction, announced today that 30 companies have qualified to receive its NorthFace ScoreBoard Award(SM) for 2012

Another First: Hong Kong and New York to Host Twin BNP Paribas Showdowns on March 4th
BNP Paribas will this year for the first time be simultaneously partnering two exciting tennis Showdown events -- in Hong Kong and New York -- on March 4, designated World Tennis Day

Swingplane Ventures, Inc. Provides Information on Chile's Rich Mineralization
Swingplane Ventures, Inc. (OTCBB: SWVI) (the "Company") is pleased to update information on Chile's Rich Mineralization.

The Coca-Cola Company (TCCC) and Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) Launch Partnership
Today at World Water Week in Stockholm, The Coca-Cola Company (TCCC) and Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) announced the Company’s support of new programs in four African countries - Kenya, Zambia, Madagascar, and Mozambique. The funding, a total of $4

The Coca-Cola Company and World Wildlife Fund Expand Global Partnership, Announce New Environmental Goals
The Coca-Cola Company and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) are working to advance the Coca-Cola system’s sustainability stewardship with the announcement today of new, bold global environmental goals and an expanded global partnership.

New evidence establishes EPA as highly predictive of skin graft failure and supports the utility of Systagenix WOUNDCHEK™ Protease Status point of care test in this application
New evidence presented on Wednesday 15th May 2013 at the European Wound Management Association (EWMA)’s conference in Copenhagen, revealed that elevated protease activity (EPA) was detected in almost half the wounds (43%) that resulted in skin graft failure1.

New evidence to be presented in Systagenix symposium at EWMA 2013 confirms EPA to be highly predictive of skin graft failure
The results of a recently completed study confirming for the first time the relationship between elevated protease activity (EPA) and skin graft failure will be presented at the European Wound Management Association (EWMA)’s conference in May 2013 by Prof

Catch Unprecedented Coverage of the 2013 Wimbledon Championship Live & Exclusive on STAR Sports 2, ESPN and ESPN HD
Leading sports broadcaster STAR Sports will be broadcasting live & exclusive coverage of the 2013 Wimbledon tennis tournament on 3 channels – STAR Sports 2, ESPN and ESPN HD, starting June 24, 2013

The 2013 Australian Open Sizzles Across Multiple Screens on ESPN STAR Sports
The eagerly anticipated 2013 calendar of sports has finally kicked off with the first Grand Slam of the season, and fans can look forward to yet another extraordinary season of drama as ESPN STAR Sports serves up unparalleled coverage of the Australian Open from Melbourne, starting next Monday, 14 January 2013

Eurosport Fans Vote Bolt, Ennis and Spain as Athletes of the Year in Collaboration with AIPS
Usain Bolt, Jessica Ennis and the Spain men's football side have been voted fans’ choice in Eurosport's Athlete of the Year 2012 poll, run in association with the AIPS (International Sports Press Association).

Akis Neocleous, Luxury Resort Expert, Joins The Vines Resort & Spa as General Manager
The Vines of Mendoza announces that Akis Neocleous has joined The Vines Resort & Spa as General Manager. Akis will oversee all the operations of The Vines Resort & Spa, opening in late 2013.

City of Dreams Macau Brings on Another Entertainment Spectacular
City of Dreams, with the ultimate goal of providing distinctive world-class entertainment experiences for visitors to Macau, offers not only cutting-edge extravaganzas such as "The House of Dancing Water" and "Taboo", but also performances from international superstars of the highest caliber

Aarthi Ramamurthy Joins Battery Ventures as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence
Battery Ventures today announced that former True&Co Co-Founder Aarthi Ramamurthy has joined the firm as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR) in its Menlo Park office

Battery Ventures Releases Survey on Buyer Behavior in Social Commerce
Battery Ventures, an investment firm focused on venture, growth and buyouts in technology, today released its e-commerce survey, Social Commerce: Buying Behavior and Influence Online, which reveals insights about trust online and purchasing trends within social commerce

Hong Kong Wine & Spirits Fair Opens 8 November
The HKTDC Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair, among the largest fairs of its kind in Asia, will open next month with more than 930 exhibitors from over 30 countries and regions taking part.The fair's fifth edition opens 8 November and continues through 10 November at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Exhibitors from Azerbaijan and Russia are first-time participants

Singapore Scientists Find Genes Associated with Glaucoma, A Major Cause of Eye Blindness
Singapore scientists have identified three new genes associated with Primary Angle Closure Glaucoma (PACG), a leading cause of blindness in Chinese people. PACG affects 15 million people worldwide, 80% of whom live in Asia

Stillwater Mining Company Provides Altar Project Exploration Update

WANdisco Welcomes Two IBM Veterans to Its Sales Organization
WANdisco plc (LSE: WAND), a leading provider of global collaboration software to the software development industry, today announces that two former IBM employees -- Paul Hewitt and Scott Rudenstein -- have joined WANdisco's sales management team

Daptiv Bolsters EMEA Presence With New Data Centre and UK Office; European Space Agency Expands Daptiv Usage
Daptiv, the on-demand leader in project portfolio management software, today announced the opening of its first European data centre located in the Netherlands to accommodate customer demand for the company's SaaS-based PPM software

Cafe2U Mobile Espresso Van Makes Its Debut in Eugene, OR
Now the coffee shop can now come to you.

Sharapova confirms she is not pregnant
Sharapova's ultrasound confirms that she is not pregnant. Eases into the second round at US Open

'Mobbed' Serena blasts Wimbledon bosses, demands security review
Tennis ace Serena Williams blasted Wimbledon bosses after being 'mobbed' by fans following her win over Yaroslava Shvedova, and has demanded for a security review.

Novak Djokovic's pet poodle's tweets to 'take over world'
The world of Wimbledon is being swept by the latest craze among tennis stars of taking to Twitter to post their pets' "thoughts".

Tennis stars adopt bizarre rituals to win matches
Tennis stars often stick to a raft of bizarre rituals when it comes to putting their best foot forward during games, which includes tying their trainers with specific laces to using the same shower every morning.

Women hit back in Wimbledon 'gender pay equality' row
Women tennis players have blasted the Wimbledon 'gender pay equality' row after tennis ace Maria Sharapova claimed that 'we are worth every penny of our equal pay.'

Sharapova-style 'lion-roar' shrieks may soon be history on court
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) is set to crackdown on players who shriek, shout and grunt as they hit the ball.

Serena vows to fight for 'family glory' following big sis Venus' exit from Wimbledon
Tennis star Serena Williams has promised big sister Venus Willaims that she'll fight for family glory after avoiding another Court Two disaster during Wimbledon 2012.

Sharapova-style 'lion-roar' shrieks may soon be history in tennis
The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) is set to crackdown on players who shriek, shout and grunt as they hit the ball.

Women officially most noisy both during tennis and sex
It's not just on the tennis courts that women are louder than men, they are also far noisier in the bedroom, a new survey has revealed.

Serena Williams celebrates Christmas in skimpy bikini
Serena Williams spent Christmas enjoying some water sport activities in a very skimpy bikini in Miami, Florida.

Venus Williams courts attention onstage at karaoke bar
Venus Williams was spotted exercising her vocal chords at a karaoke bar for the second time in as many weeks on Sunday night.

Serena Williams flaunts slim figure at Barbados
A trimmer and healthier Serena Williams arrived at Barbados to play in the Tennis Pon de Rock exhibition at the exclusive Sugar Hill Tennis Resort.

Serena and Venus Williams show off wild dance moves at karaoke bar in Milan
Tennis stars Serena and Venus Williams displayed their crazy dancing moves as they hit a karaoke bar in Milan.

Serena Williams dons bondage-inspired ballgown for charity event
Serena Williams opted for a tough and no-nonsense look at the Keep A Child Alive's annual Black Ball in New York.

Serena Williams locks self in panic room mistaking drug tester for intruder
Serena Williams ran into her panic room in her Los Angeles mansion when she mistook a sports association drug tester for a dangerous intruder.

SOA Software Delivers Business Impact Analysis
SOA Software, a leading provider of SOA governance, cloud and enterprise API Management products, today announced Repository Manager Version 6

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Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition - One of the Biggest Franchises in Media set for a Smashing Indian debut
This November, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED INDIA, the country’s leading English-language sports magazine, brings an iconic super brand to Indian readers with the 2011 SPORTS ILLUSTRATED SWIMSUIT issue

Veggie diet, exercise can prevent diabetes among Blacks
A vegetarian diet and active physical activity could help reduce risk of diabetes in the black population, a new study has suggested.

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