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Genesis Rios: Go-Getter Takes on Latino Public Health

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 09:48

With the examples of her hard-working mother and her brother who overcame leukemia as a child, Genesis Rios is a go-getter to the max.
Rios dives head-first into tough challenges and new experiences.

Veronica Landa: Following a Dream to Prevent Cancer Health Disparities

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 09:04

With boundless encouragement from her mother, Veronica Landa displays bold determination and curiosity to explore and follow her dreams.

Fernando Juarez: Overcoming the Odds to Promote Health

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 13:00

Like Han Solo, never tell Fernando Juarez the odds.
Juarez grew up playing the Loteria, but real life isn’t a game of chance for him. He’s certain he will overcome any challenge and achieve success in anything he puts his mind to.

Minority Kids Face Harsh Discipline in School, Trauma Out of School

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 09:36

Children of color who are disproportionately targeted by harsh school discipline policies are also more likely to face adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) out of school, according to a new report.

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