Are you a Hispanic cancer survivor? Did you see our PSAs and become inspired to get screened?
Have you or your loved ones become more physically active or start eating right to avoid obesity-related maladies? Do you conduct research to improve health among Latinos?
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Dr. Roberto Trevino grew tired of “waiting for diabetic people age 40 and older to walk into the clinic, going blind and losing limbs.” So he created Bienestar, a school-based diabetes prevention program to boost kids’ fitness and healthy eating.
Read more about work being done to fight Latino childhood obesity.
Mary Jane Torres was shocked when a cervical cancer screening found a uterine mass.How could the San Antonio, Texas, grandmother undergo treatment, surgery and a struggle to survive with no car to get to clinic appointments and few relatives for support? She found a navigator.
Read more about work being done to eliminate Latino health disparities.