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Achieving Cancer Treatment Equity Requires Diversity Among Oncologists

Oncologists who identify as Latino remain highly underrepresented in the workforce, according to a new report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Although the percentage of Latino hematologists/oncologists has risen ...
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What’s a Respiratory Droplet and Why Does It Matter?
Different viruses are spread in different ways. The main way that SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, spreads ...
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More Cities Are Banning Smoking in Apartment Units
Two more cities have prohibited smoking inside apartment units. On April 26, 2022, Riverside, Calif., city leaders ...
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Why Do Cleaning and Disinfection Matter in Healthcare?
Cleaning removes dust, dirt, and germs from surfaces and objects. Disinfection makes sure that as many germs as possible ...
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Men, Why Should You Get Screened for Cancer? Join This Webinar 6/9/22!
Unfortunately, Latino men have lower cancer screening rates than their White peers. Only 30% of Latino men received a PSA ...
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We Need to Talk about Hand Hygiene Again
Do you realize how many things you touch with your hands every day? When we touch anything from our phones to our ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/7: How to Address Alzheimer’s in the Latino Community
June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month! This is a good time to reflect on the many challenges and inequities ...