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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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#SaludTues Tweetchat 1p ET 9/1/15: “Why Health is Cool for Back to School”

Friday, August 28, 2015 - 13:58

With the growing percentage of Latino students, schools are an important environment to support of a culture of health.  Research shows that Latino ch

19 Recommendations for Pregnant Women in their First Trimester

Friday, August 28, 2015 - 09:22

Expecting a baby is one of the most magical experiences in a woman’s life.
But do you know how important the first trimester is for your baby and your health?

La pobreza extrema afecta 1 de 4 latinos en EEUU

Monday, August 24, 2015 - 15:39

Al rededor del 26 por ciento de los latinos y el 24 por ciento de afro-americanos viven en “pobreza extrema,” el cual significa que tienen dificultades en poder pagar por necesidades básicas, aun así con ayuda de programas gubernamentales, de acuerdo a un nuevo estud

Diabetics At-Higher Risk of Oral Infections

Monday, August 24, 2015 - 09:02

Diabetics are more susceptible to oral infections such as gingivitis and periodontitis than those that don’t suffer from diabetes,

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