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Daniel Dunne

Latino to Watch: Daniel Dunne

Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta Daniel Dunne describes himself as a Nuyorican. The name defines a “person of Puerto...

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January is Cervical Health Awareness Month: What to Know about Cancer Screening

(StatePoint) More than 12,000 women are diagnosed annually with cervical cancer and 4,000 women die each year. However, innovations in...

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Photo Credit: Suellen Pineda

Discover the Wonders of Turmeric!

Spanish Version Follows/Versión en Español adjunta By: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN When was the last time you ventured into the herbs and...

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NY Leads in Enrolling Hispanic Children in Health Insurance

Spanish Version Follows/Versión en Español adjunta Research links children’s health to school success. (U.S. Navy/Wikimedia...

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Get Your Omega-3s the Delicious Way: Walnut Crusted Salmon

By: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN In its most simplistic way, healthy food has always provided us with powerful nutrients to fight disease. Some...

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AAvia Foundation: Bi-Cultural Devotion Making a Difference

By: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN Many would agree that our society needs more people who are genuinely willing to help others. Highly...

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No Todas Las Grasas Son Iguales: Conozca Cuales son las Más Saludables

Por: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN La alta incidencia de diabetes, enfermedades cardiovasculares y otras enfermedades prevenibles, además del...

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¿Su sándwich de atún es malo para el medio ambiente?

(StatePoint) En los Estados Unidos se consume más atún enlatado que en cualquier otro país del mundo. Desafortunadamente, la gran...

Laura Toribio Overstreet RN,BSN

Measles Is a Highly Contagious Respiratory Disease

Measles is a highly contagious respiratory disease caused by a virus and is spread by contact with nasal or throat secretions of infected...

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Anthony L. Jordan Health Center Employees ratify Contract

Anthony L. Jordan Health Center employees have ratified a new union contract, which will extend through December 31, 2017, according to...