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Changes

New Healthy Policies
Latino Health Walkability Green Space
Experimental Lab Leads to Underground Park in Abandoned Trolley Terminal

An underground lab experiment in New York City (28.6% Latino) just successfully tested if solar panel skylights could … Read More

Resources

To Help You Make a Change
Latino Kindergartners Start School Already Behind in Math

Currently, 1 in 4 kindergartners nationwide are Latino. By 2050, that number will be 1 in 3. Latinos are the fastest-growing … Read More

Salud Heroes

Follow the Steps of Change-makers
Latino Health breastfeeding
Mom Group Gives Free Swag Bags to Help New Moms Who are Nursing Infants

After Nikki Van Strien delivered her first son in Mesa, Ariz. (30.5% Latino), she realized the discharge package given to … Read More


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Salud America! is a national online network of researchers, community group leaders, decision-makers, and members of the public working together to support healthy policy and environmental changes that can help reverse obesity among Latino children.

The network, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, is a project of the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio.

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