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Éxito! Latino Cancer Research Leadership Training, a program of the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, offers an annual summer institute and annual internship opportunities to increase the number of master’s-degree-level Latinos who pursue a doctoral degree and a career in Latino health disparities and cancer control research. Learn more here.

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Tobacco & Fast Food Easier to Get for Latino Students

Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 10:44

Schools with more Latino students are more likely to have fast-food restaurants and tobacco retailers within “easy reach” of them, according to a new study.

What High School Grads Need to Do Before Leaving for College

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 10:05

By Eric Moreno, Research Area Specialist Salud America! 

Study: Drinking Soda May Cause Gallbladder Cancer

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:39

Soda consumption is high among Latinos, and it’s one of the main causes of diabetes and obesity in the United States.

HPV Related Cancers On the Rise

Monday, July 11, 2016 - 10:46

Cancers linked to the human papillomavirus (HPV) are on the rise according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),

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