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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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Friday, February 12, 2016 - 13:54

The Internet is crazy huge.
So, how can health communicators reach the right people with the right health messages?

#SaludTues Tweetchat 2/16/16, 1pmET: “WHY Women’s Heart Health Matters!”

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 11:04

Heart disease is the #1 cause of death for Latina women in the U.S. with nearly 21,000 deaths occurring annually among Latino women
In fact, studies show Latina women are prone to developing heart disease 10 years earlier than non-Hispanic white women!

Vaping Could Harm Unborn Babies

Friday, February 12, 2016 - 09:40

New data suggests using e-cigarettes during pregnancy may be as harmful as using tobacco products, DW reports.

Study: Children with Step-Siblings Are More Likely to Be Aggressive

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 09:08

Children with step or half siblings are more likely to behave aggressively towards other children (over 30% of Latino children are in complex family situations),

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