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#SaludTues Tweetchat 2/28: Let’s Talk Eating Disorders!

Friday, February 24, 2017 - 09:29 Did you know this week is National Eating Disorders Awareness week? An increasing amount of Latino and other minority populations deal with “disordered eating”—restrained, compulsive or binge eating and an associated loss of control—in different ways depending on their...

Body Odors You Can’t Afford to Ignore!

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 15:38 Chances are, you smell. It happens to everyone, whether you’ve just eaten a garlic-heavy meal or got done working outside in the hot sun, at one time or another, you and I have emitted unpleasant smells! On most occasions, brushing your teeth or taking a shower takes...

‘Health Food’ that May Be Bad for You!

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 15:01 Achieving a healthy weight is a big challenge for everyone, including Latinos, and dietary change is a big part of the solution. But beware: Not all foods sold as “healthy” live up to that billing. Food marketers often push products that promise great taste and...

Avocados Are Good for Your Heart (and Could Win You $1,000)!

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 10:46 Love avocados? Or see those funny avocado Super Bowl commercials ? We’ve got good news for you, even if you don’t eat avocados often. Fresh avocados are a heart-healthy fruit that provide naturally good fats and are cholesterol- and sodium-free. Replacing saturated...

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