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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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Grant Will Expand Text-Message Program to Help Texans Quit Smoking

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 15:12

Dr. Amelie G. Ramirez of UT Health San Antonio today received a new $1.3 million grant to expand Quitxt, her bilingual service that sends texts with culturally and regionally tailored support to help South Texan young adults quit smoking.

Register: Inaugural Latino Cancer Conference Feb. 21-23, 2018!

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 07:56


Why Everybody’s Free to Wear Sunscreen in New York

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 08:22

As temperatures blaze this summer, don’t forget the water and the sunscreen!

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