Educating Families About Healthy Nutrition
Aug30

Educating Families About Healthy Nutrition

Health Net Works with Goya Foods to Educate Families About Healthy Nutrition Health Net, in partnership with Goya Foods, is working to promote healthy eating habits for families. At a recent community nutrition workshop at Health Net’s Community Resource Center in East Los Angeles, Health Net and Goya Foods shared tips about food choices that can help families improve their health and eat better on a budget. Here, Meriterese...

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Health | Empowered to Serve
Sep15

Health | Empowered to Serve

The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) by recognizing Hispanic leaders who have made contributions to improving the health and well-being of multicultural communities. Cuban-American, Alexander P. Almazan, attorney and founder of Alexander P. Almazan, PA, a Miami law firm, chaired the association’s Diversity Leadership Committee (2012-2015). He is...

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Latinas Head California Wellness Foundation
May12

Latinas Head California Wellness Foundation

New Board Chair and Vice Chair Take Helm at Cal Wellness Elizabeth M. Gomez elected chair and M. Isabel Becerra, vice chair The Board of Directors of The California Wellness Foundation (Cal Wellness) has elected Elizabeth (Liz) M. Gomez as chair and M. Isabel Becerra as vice chair. Gomez is the executive director of Sober College LLC, a private drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility for young adults. Becerra is the chief executive...

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Fee to Raise Funds for Health, Wellness
Apr30

Fee to Raise Funds for Health, Wellness

The Assembly Health Committee has the opportunity on May 5, to create a dedicated revenue source for California families to live healthier lives and to help reverse alarming health epidemics of diabetes and heart disease. A 2-cent-per-ounce health impact excise fee on sugary drinks is expected to generate an estimated $3 billion dollars a year. These funds will be used to create the “Children’s and Family Health Promotion Program” to...

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Latina of Influence | Maria Guerra
Mar06

Latina of Influence | Maria Guerra

Maria Guerra a Fitness Expert/Health Advocate is a 2015 Latina of Influence named by Hispanic Lifestyle. Maria is being recognized for her commitment to encouraging others to living a healthy lifestyle.  Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2015 Latinas of Influence will be recognized during a luncheon held in their honor on at Latina Conference 2015. Maria was born and raised in beautiful Southern California, she comes from a rich Hispanic heritage...

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Episode 10.8 | Ladies with Heart
Jan24

Episode 10.8 | Ladies with Heart

In this edition of Hispanic Lifestyle we visit the American Heart Association‘s Inland Empire Go Red for Women Luncheon.  We spoke with attendees who have a passion for educating women about the dangers of heart disease.  Featured in the segment is Susan Atkinson with Stater Bros. Charities, María Simón with Body by Maria, Cathy Kienle with Walter’s Automotive and Heart Disease Survivor Sarah Ortega. Hispanic Lifestyle is...

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