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Amanda Merck: Propelling Civic Engagement in San Antonio and Beyond

Amanda Merck isn’t only a content curator for Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio, a public health representative for the Active Living Council for a Healthier San Antonio, and a teacher of group fitness classes for Fitness in the ...
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From Living in a Sick Home to Making Others’ Healthy
Bill Hayward learned a disturbing truth when he ventured into the crawlspace underneath his home. For a year, he, his ...
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Salud Talks Podcast Episode 13: “Healthcare Deserts”
Rural communities throughout the U.S. do not receive equal access to quality medical treatment. Some live so far from the ...
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Teen ‘Photovoice’ Sparks a Community Health Revolution
They say a picture can illustrate what at times words cannot. That is what drove Jayme Hannay to lead a decade-long ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 12/17: How to Plan for a Safer and More Active 2020
Much of the disparity we see in traffic deaths and chronic disease is related to how we build roads and ...
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Ursula Garcia: What Breast Cancer Cannot Do
By Ursula Garcia Texas Cancer Survivor I was a young, healthy 27-year-old, who had just recently moved to Grapevine, ...
Jeslie Ramos Cartagena: Taking Aim at Latino Cancer, One Flat Tire at a Time
When many people get a flat tire, they call Triple-A for help. Well, Jeslie Ramos Cartagena can change her own flat tire, ...