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Q&A: Reny Diaz, VP of Insights & Strategy at NBCUniversal

Tuesday, June 30, 2015 - 08:10 SaludToday Guest Blogger OpenIdeo We know the scary statistics: 1 out of every 5 Hispanic Americans adults suffers from Diabetes, over 75% are affected by obesity, strokes are the fourth leading cause of death, and it goes on. And we know it’s time to take action and...

El ejercicio puede reducir riesgo de diabetes gestacional

Monday, June 29, 2015 - 14:52 El ejercicio puede reducir la probabilidad de padecer de diabetes gestacional, el cual afecta a muchas latinas, reporta Health Day. En un estudio reciente por investigadores españoles publicado en BJOG: an International Journal of Obstretics and Gynaecology , encontró...

Taking ‘Community Quarterbacking’ to the Nation

Monday, June 29, 2015 - 08:12 Like a football quarterback who calls plays to get a team working together to win a game, the community quarterback unites local groups to work for the good of the community. Salud America! , a Latino childhood obesity prevention network funded by Robert Wood Johnson...

Meet SaludToday’s Social Media Coordinator

Friday, June 26, 2015 - 08:25 Carlos Valenzuela, with dreams of becoming the next Jorge Ramos, got a degree in broadcast journalism and worked as a community affairs TV reporter. But he soon found a way to use his skills to improve people’s lives. Impressed by the passionate health advocacy of his...

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