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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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5 Ways to Set the Stage for Success by Latino Youth

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 07:52

You’ve probably heard stories of how a Latino youth achieved success and overcame poverty, unsafe neighborhoods, discrimination, and other barriers.

7-year-old Boy among 20,000 Latinos on Kidney Transplant List

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 10:20

Anthony Rivera
More than 20,000 U.S. Latinos are on kidney transplant lists, struggling to survive as they wait for a potential life-saving organ donation.
Just like 7-year-old Anthony Rivera.

Poll: Latino Parents More Positive about Their Kids’ Futures

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 10:33

Latino parents are generally positive about the future, spending more time with their children than their parents did with them, according to a new NBC New

Study: Latinas with Breast Cancer Are Less Involved in Choosing Care Providers

Monday, March 23, 2015 - 08:21

Latina and black women are less likely than white women to pick their surgeon and hospital for treatment based on reputation, according to a new, Medical Express

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