How to Support Your Clients Through the Most Common Holiday Health Struggles 

The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

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The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

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Officials in Illinois have ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak that killed 27 people at a state-operated veterans’ home. The state’s Department of Veterans’ Affairs announced the decision in a statement Tuesday, pledging to “immediately address any findings from that investigation.”

“The recent outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent loss of lives at the LaSalle Veterans’ Home is a tragedy,” Illinois Veterans Affairs Director Linda Chapa LaVia said in the statement. “My heart goes out to the families and loved ones of those

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Thanksgiving Will Delay COVID-19 Case Reporting

The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

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The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

John O’Connor/AP

Officials in Illinois have ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak that killed 27 people at a state-operated veterans’ home. The state’s Department of Veterans’ Affairs announced the decision in a statement Tuesday, pledging to “immediately address any findings from that investigation.”

“The recent outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent loss of lives at the LaSalle Veterans’ Home is a tragedy,” Illinois Veterans Affairs Director Linda Chapa LaVia said in the statement. “My heart goes out to the families and loved ones of those

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Zumba Dance: Pros and Cons You Can Expect

The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

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The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

John O’Connor/AP

Officials in Illinois have ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak that killed 27 people at a state-operated veterans’ home. The state’s Department of Veterans’ Affairs announced the decision in a statement Tuesday, pledging to “immediately address any findings from that investigation.”

“The recent outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent loss of lives at the LaSalle Veterans’ Home is a tragedy,” Illinois Veterans Affairs Director Linda Chapa LaVia said in the statement. “My heart goes out to the families and loved ones of those

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Illinois Authorities Investigate Outbreak At Veterans’ Home That Killed 27 : Coronavirus Updates : NPR

The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

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The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

John O’Connor/AP

Officials in Illinois have ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak that killed 27 people at a state-operated veterans’ home. The state’s Department of Veterans’ Affairs announced the decision in a statement Tuesday, pledging to “immediately address any findings from that investigation.”

“The recent outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent loss of lives at the LaSalle Veterans’ Home is a tragedy,” Illinois Veterans Affairs Director Linda Chapa LaVia said in the statement. “My heart goes out to the families and loved ones of those

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Thanksgiving Will Delay COVID-19 Case Reporting

But though the reporting infrastructure slows over weekends, the virus does not. Later in the week, the data “catch up,” with higher-than-average numbers on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.

Holidays tend to bring the same delays as weekends, and Thanksgiving combines a long weekend with a holiday at the pandemic’s worst point yet. If the patterns that the COVID Tracking Project has documented over other holidays hold, in the next week, reporting will slow for a few days, then spike. While no one can say exactly how long labs will take to work through the holiday backlog, the current picture, of rapidly rising testing, cases, and deaths, could be blurred for days at a critical point in this third surge.

On top of the holiday-related data delays, the offices that report coronavirus data could be dealing with a larger volume of paperwork

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Zumba Dance: Pros and Cons You Can Expect

Zumba is the latest addition to fitness and dance; it is an aerobic dance program inspired by several Latin and American style dance forms such as hip-hop and salsa. Currently, there are 200,000 Zumba dance class locations in 180 countries globally. Unlike the traditional fitness classes where you hear grunts, you will hear Latin music in Zumba dance classes. Zumba is a Spanish word meaning to move fast and briskly. Alberto Beto Perez, a Colombian dancer, came up with the idea of Zumba dance. He started classes in the 90s in his home country. However, he officially founded the dance classes in 2001 in the USA. Since its release in 2001, Zumba dance classes have grown exponentially in terms of the fitness programs they offer. Let’s take a look below:

There is a wide range of Zumba dance fitness programs that you can choose from. Some of the most

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Illinois Authorities Investigate Outbreak At Veterans’ Home That Killed 27 : Coronavirus Updates : NPR

The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

John O’Connor/AP


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John O’Connor/AP

The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs, led by Linda Chapa LaVia, shown here in 2018, has ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak at a veterans’ home.

John O’Connor/AP

Officials in Illinois have ordered an independent investigation into a coronavirus outbreak that killed 27 people at a state-operated veterans’ home. The state’s Department of Veterans’ Affairs announced the decision in a statement Tuesday, pledging to “immediately address any findings from that investigation.”

“The recent outbreak of COVID-19 and subsequent loss of lives at the LaSalle Veterans’ Home is a tragedy,” Illinois Veterans Affairs Director Linda Chapa LaVia said in the statement. “My heart goes out to the families and loved ones of those

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