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Redes En Acción is dedicated to reducing Latino cancer with a national network of community groups, researchers, government health agencies and the public. Core activities include research, training, and stimulating awareness of cancer and resources in Latino communities.

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4 Tips to Protect Yourself from Skin Cancer

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 09:40

Summer will be here soon, and to be honest, I can’t wait to go picnic with the family, take a trip to the beach and enjoy the sun.

FDA Bans E-Cigarette Sales to Minors

Friday, May 6, 2016 - 09:31

In a landmark move, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it will ban the sale of e-cigarettes to people under 18 and will regulate all e-cigarette products including hookah, C

California Raises Smoking Age to 21

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 08:24

In majority Latino California, Governor Jerry Brown has signed a series of bills that will raise the smoking age from 18 to 21 and will limit the sale of electronic cigarettes,

Latino Health Disparities: Improving, But More Needs to be Done

Friday, April 29, 2016 - 10:06

The latest annual report on the nation’s health by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows Latinos are living longer than whites and blacks and health disparities are narrowing.

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