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Rosa Herrera knows how difficult the battle with COVID-19 can be. Two of her daughters were really sick with COVID-19 in October 2020 and were hospitalized during their infections. Herrera herself got sick, too, but had a mild case. “It was really scary. I couldn’t see them and since both of them were hospitalized at ...
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In the small rural Central California town of Selma, a young Trinidad Solis watched long stretches of farmland float by…Infection Control
Health literacy is defined by the CDC as “the degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and unde…COVID-19, Education
In a modest house in Los Angeles, California, a young girl buried her nose in a book. She focused on the book’s colorful…Healthcare Access, Infection Control
Isabella Jimenez is a Latina on a mission for health. At age 12, she had an idea for an app that serves as a digital coo…Healthy Food, Latino Obesity
When asked about achievements in her life, Diana Lopez of San Antonio, Texas, didn’t have to think long about her answer…Clinical Trials
‘Siento Que Me Ayudó, Porque Estoy Aquí’: Por qué Diana López Decidió Participar en un Estudio Clínico
Cuando se le preguntó sobre los logros en su vida, Diana López de San Antonio, Texas, no tuvo que pensar mucho en su res…Cancer, Clinical Trials, Español
Timothy Leech just celebrated his 40th birthday when he got news that changed his life. Timothy was diagnosed with Stage…Clinical Trials
Timothy Leech acababa de celebrar su cumpleaños número 40, cuando recibió una noticia que cambió su vida. Timothy fue di…Cancer, Clinical Trials, Español
Willie Heard is a man of faith. His faith stood strong even after he got tragic news in September 2013. Heard was diagno…Cancer, Clinical Trials
“Tal Vez Pueda Ayudar a Alguien Más”: La Fe Inquebrantable de Willie Heard a Través de los Estudios Clínicos
Willie Heard es un hombre de fe. Su fe se mantuvo fuerte incluso después de recibir noticias trágicas en septiembre de 2…Cancer, Clinical Trials, Español