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Changes

New Healthy Policies
New Program Helps Latinos with Personal Health Knowledge

Numerous barriers exist that keep many Latinos from receiving the best healthcare possible. Language barriers, cultural … Read More

Resources

To Help You Make a Change
Latino Health Walking Safety Crime and Violence prevention
Taking Back the Streets and Sidewalks: How Safe Routes to School and Community Safety Initiatives Can Overcome Violence and Crime

Crime, violence and the fear of violence lead to reduced physical activity and loss of motivation to invest in health. … Read More

Salud Heroes

Follow the Steps of Change-makers
City Park Workers Create ‘Health’ Scavenger Hunt in San Antonio

City parks worker Michael Baldwin saw rampant physical inactivity and disease in San Antonio, Texas (68% Latino). To help, … 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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