Raising Stroke Awareness: Natalie Morales Shares Her Personal Story
Raising Stroke Awareness: Journalist Natalie Morales Shares Her Personal Story
By Natalie Morales | 10/29/2014 - 16:24

I was having the time of my life… I was 26, planning my wedding -- which was a few months away, and starting my first on air job as an anchor and reporter.


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5 Heart Disease Facts Every Latina Should Know
5 Heart Disease Facts Every Latina Should Know
By Valerie Tejeda | 02/21/2013 - 16:34

In the United States, a woman suffers a heart attack every 90 seconds. February is American Heart Month – a time to think about what you can do to take care of your heart. Heart disease is the number one killer of women and men in the United States, and the number one killer of Latinas in the U.S.


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Heart Disease: Warning Signs & Prevention
Heart Disease: Warning Signs & Prevention
By Valerie Tejeda | 09/13/2012 - 18:00

Heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States and is also the leading cause of death for women. Latina women are particularly at risk, as many of us don’t take the time to exercise (yikes!). Dr. Juan J. Rivera is an Internist and Cardiologist in Miami, Florida, who specializes in cardiovascular diseases. Originally from Puerto Rico, Dr. Rivera is very active in the Latino community.


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