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Redes En Acción is dedicated to reducing Latino cancer with a national network of community groups, researchers, government health agencies and the public. Core activities include research, training, and stimulating awareness of cancer and resources in Latino communities.

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Survey: Latinos Want Major Changes to Immigration System

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 10:41

Latinos widely agree that the immigration system in the United States needs a large overhaul, according to a new survey by PEW Research.

Patricia Chalela: A Team Player Involving Technology into Latino Health Promotion Research

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 09:51

Patricia Chalela has always loved working in public health and being a valuable member of a team.

What Biden’s New Immigration Plan Means for Latinos

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 09:33

President Joe Biden has vowed to completely reform how the U.S. handles immigration.

Cheryl Aguilar: Providing Mental Health Support to Families with Immigration Trauma

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 09:09

Immigration is difficult and often traumatic.
People who immigrate to the U.S. often face a dangerous journey only to be met with aggression and xenophobia at the border. It can lead to loss of hope, anxiety, depression, and even suicide.

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