6 Reasons You Must Lose Weight Before Getting Pregnant
6 Reasons You Must Lose Weight Before Getting Pregnant
By Irina Gonzalez | 04/26/2014 - 10:00

We hate to say it over and over again, but the obesity epidemic is no joke.


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Are Your Latina Curves Killing You?
Commentary: Are Your Latina Curves Killing You?
By Irina Gonzalez | 10/22/2013 - 17:09

Growing up as a Latina, I remember looking at magazines when I was a little girl and realizing how different I looked from everyone else. I remember thinking, when I was just 10 or 11 years old, just how big my thighs were. I was deeply ashamed of my curves and the fact that I looked different than anyone else in my class.


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Kissing Bug, Chagas Disease
Chagas Disease Explained -- And Why You Should Care
By Samantha Leal | 06/01/2012 - 10:00

Researchers are now stating that a disease known as Chagas disease could do us global damage – like that of AIDS. Described as the “new AIDS of the Americas”, this parasitic disease is most often found in Latin American countries, with most cases reported from Bolivia, Mexico, and Colombia. 


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