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Nearly half of ...

Nearly half of Hispanic adults were unaware they have high cholesterol, and less than a third receive any kind of cholesterol treatment, in a new study in Journal of the American Heart Association. Hispanics are one of the fastest growing …
Posted On 22 Jul 2015

U.S. hospitals ...

A growing number of U.S. kids are landing in the Emergency Room (ER) because of self-inflicted injuries, a new study finds. Most of the time, researchers found, the injuries were not life-threatening, and included acts such as cutting, piercing and …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

More young children ...

There’s been a sharp increase in marijuana exposure among young children in the United States in recent years, a new study finds. The increases in exposure come as more states have legalized the drug for medical or recreational use, the …
Posted On 10 Jul 2015

Father’s Day is everyday!

Father can do things to help the mother and her baby: Be prepared: It is normal to worry if you will be a good father. You are not alone! Check with your local library to see if they have magazines …
Posted On 14 Jun 2015

Fewer young men ...

Fewer unmarried American men are becoming first-time fathers, U.S. health officials reported. Thirty-six percent of first-time fathers younger than 44 had a child out of wedlock during the first decade of the 2000s, officials said; this represents a decline from …
Posted On 12 Jun 2015

Take steps to stay ...

The summer is around the corner and swimming is the most popular activity; the pools are opening for the summer, and families are heading to lakes and beaches to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. All …
Posted On 12 Jun 2015

Over 4 million ...

A new study finds that 4.3 million Americans with full-time jobs had an anxiety disorder in the past year. That number represents 3.7 percent of full-time workers aged 18 and older, according to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health …
Posted On 31 May 2015

Mammograms Can Save ...

Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths among Hispanic and Latina women. They are more likely to be diagnosed at a later stage and more likely to have aggressive cancers. Regular screening mammograms can find breast cancer early …
Posted On 10 May 2015

Hispanic women tend ...

In the United States, Hispanic women have an average life expectancy of 87 years — six years longer than Caucasian women. Part of the reason could be that Hispanic women may have better cardiovascular health accompanied by more positive attitudes …
Posted On 03 May 2015

SOS encourage ...

The Minority Initiative Sub-Recipient Grant Office, MISRGO’s, “Stamp Out Smoking” program will again partner with local Hispanic organizations to encourage tobacco prevention and cessation in remembrance of Cinco de Mayo. On Saturday, May 9th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.,...
Posted On 03 May 2015