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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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Make Your Phone a Personal Quit-Smoking Coach in Spanish!

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 08:04

We know it’s not easy to quit smoking. You can do it with Quitxt!
Quitxt is a UT Health San Antonio service that sends text messages with culturally and regionally tailored support to help South Texans quit smoking.

¡Convierte tu teléfono en un coach personal para dejar de fumar en español!

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 07:56

Sabemos que dejar de fumar no es fácil.
¡Tú puedes hacerlo con Quitxt!

SF Wants to Ban Menthol, E-Cigs to Affect Latino and Black Youth

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 06:00

Editor’s Note: This story was originally published by California Healthline

How a Unique Café is Using Food to Fight Cancer

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 06:00

What you eat can affect your cancer risk.
That’s important for Latinos, for whom cancer is the No. 1 killer.
Cervical, liver, and prostate cancer are some of the most common types that disproportionately affect Latinos.
How can food help?

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