Demi Lovato Talks About Her "Greater Purpose" in Life
By Amaris Castillo | 07/22/2011 - 12:12

Demi Lovato believes she has a greater purpose in life than being a singer. In a recent interview with AOL Music, the 18-year-old actress/singer spoke about her career and personal struggle with emotional and physical issues.


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Demi Lovato Premieres Music Video for "Skyscraper"
By Latina Staff | 07/14/2011 - 09:30

Demi Lovato has opened up recently about her long struggle with depression, eating disorders and self-mutilation, which all came to a head when  the former Disney star checked herself into a Chicago area rehabilitation center last year. Lovato was released in January and since then has thrown herself into her music.


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Demi Lovato's First New Single "Skyscraper" Drops, Video Premieres Tomorrow
By Amaris Castillo | 07/12/2011 - 09:11

Demi Lovato’s first new single since coming out of rehab dropped today! The song, called "Skyscraper", is about overcoming obstacles.


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Why Sunscreen Is Important for Latinas of All Shades
Why Sunscreen Is Important for Latinas of All Shades
By Mariela Rosario | 06/21/2011 - 16:00

Happy first day of summer!!!!


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Single Latina Moms Healthier Than Most
Latina Single Moms Healthier Than Most
By Grace Bastidas | 06/14/2011 - 12:00

Single mothers suffer poorer health than married moms, according to a new study conducted by sociologists at Ohio State. Researchers, who surveyed 3,000 single and married mothers, found that women who had children out of wedlock were worse off by the time they reached their 40’s, even if they tied the knot along the way.

Except for Latinas, that is.


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JoAnna Garcia Swisher On How to Live Healthy
By Lee Hernandez | 06/09/2011 - 19:55

It is widely known that Cuban actress JoAnna Garcia Swisher is happily married to New York Yankees outfielder, Nick Swisher. However, these days, JoAnna, 31, is lending her celebrity to talk about another important relationship in her life — her relationship with her doctor. 


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Paulina Rubio Shares 5 Tips for a Sexy Body
Paulina Rubio's Top 5 Tips for a Sexy Summer Body
By Celestrellas | 06/09/2011 - 15:10
Paulina Rubio is back! After fighting depression over the traumatic loss of her father back in January and weathering rumors of turmoil in her marriage to Nicolás Vallejo Nájera, Paulina Rubio is a new woman. She's clearly rejuvenated by the time she took off to care for her baby boy, Andrea Nicolás. Oh and did we mention how amazing she looks? She's back in great shape after working hard to to lose the baby weight through rigorous workouts and healthier living.

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Latino Children Mirror Parents Poor Exercise Habits
Latino Children Mirror Poor Exercise Habits of Parents
By Irasema Romero | 04/15/2011 - 15:30

Latino parents may have more control over their children’s health than realized. A new study suggests the activity levels of Hispanic children closely parallel those of their parents.

The study, conducted by researchers from Vanderbilt Children's Hospital in Nashville, tracked the physical activity levels of 80 Hispanic parents and their preschool-aged children.  Three months worth of data showed that Hispanic parents play a significant role in setting patterns of physical activity for their children.


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Get in Shape Like Your Fave Celeb This Spring!
Get in Shape Like Your Fave Celeb This Spring!
By Grace Bastidas | 04/01/2011 - 13:00

Ever wonder how your favorite celebs stay in such great shape? Well, we've got their secrets, so before you start a new Spring regimen, check out these workouts! From Penelope Cruz's post-pregnancy plan to Sofia Vergara's curve-toning moves, there's something for everyone.


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Our Modern Latina Bride Learns The Meaning of ‘For Better or For Worse’
By Verky Arcos | 03/16/2011 - 09:56

In life there are ups and downs and in marriage, you commit to "better or worse, in sickness and health," right? Well, after being engaged I knew I was ready to take that on.  I envisioned Hec and I as two little old people taking care of one another and having silly, unimportant bickering like only two people that have spent their entire lives together can do.


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