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(Español) Investigan impacto del Covid persistente entre latinos del estado de Washington

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The Opioid Epidemic Hotspots.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22 PROGRAM # 10290 12:00 PM PT The Opioid Epidemic Hotspots. Opioid addiction and overdose death rates are rising faster among Latinos. This crisis is reaching rural areas, apparently because patients in rural areas were much more likely to receive opioid prescriptions than those in big cities. The Biden administration is urging housing […]

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Extra Edition: Poultry Work Turned Deadly. Green Light for a Plan to Reopen Madera Hospital. Neonatal Syphilis on the Rise. Clarifying Misconceptions About Herpes.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 PROGRAM # 10286 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Poultry Work Turned Deadly. Poultry processing is one of the most dangerous jobs in the country due to the risk of amputations from heavy machinery, burns from hazardous chemicals and chronic injuries from repetitive motion, according to OSHA, the federal agency that enforces workplace […]

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Heather Lizárraga de la Clínica Romero inscribe a Ana Patricia, la hija de Natalio Hernández y su esposa Raquel Luján a Medi-Cal, ya que bajo la ley Salud para Todos que toma efecto el 1 de mayo, todos los niños indocumentados de California podrán tener acceso a cobertura completa bajo este programa de seguro estatal. Foto: Araceli Martínez.

(Español) Si es indocumentado sin seguro de salud, California le brida ahora Medi-Cal completo

(Español) El Medi-Cal está abierto todo el año y si no es elegible ahorita por sus ingresos económicos, pero su situación cambia, en una año o dos, o en meses, este programa siempre está disponible.

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Posted in Homepage Feature, Immigration, Inmigrantes, Health |
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Medi-Cal for All Low-Income Residents.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19 PROGRAM # 10285 12:00 PM PT Medi-Cal for All Low-Income Residents. On January 1, California enacted a new law that expands health care coverage for all low-income immigrants. Under the new law, all undocumented immigrants may qualify for full scope Medi-Cal, California’s version of the federal Medicaid program. Before, they could only […]

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Evolución del COVID-19. Foto: CDC.

For Some Latinos in Washington State, Covid Isn’t Over Yet

The Yakima Valley in northwestern Washington State was one of the hardest hit regions in the country during the Covid-19 pandemic. With the global emergency over, tens of thousands of people, including Latinos, continue to suffer from the symptoms of what is now known as Long Covid.

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(Español) Hospital de Madera se prepara para reabrir sus puertas

(Español) El juez federal de quiebras, René Lastreto aprobó el “acuerdo de gestión” propuesto por la firma con sede en Modesto, American Advanced Management Inc (AAMI), aunque se había pronunciado en una ocasión en favor de la propuesta de UCSF señalando los beneficios que traería para la comunidad.

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Tackling Mental Health in Rural Communities.

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14 PROGRAM # 10281 12:00 PM PT Tackling Mental Health in Rural Communities. Workers on farms and ranches in the rural areas of Colorado are reporting growing cases of stress, anxiety and depression, contributing to make Colorado a state with one of the highest suicide rates in the country. To address this mental […]

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Extra Edition: Debunking Myths. (Program Repeat). Also, Toxic Oil Pollution Ravaging Communities.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13 PROGRAM # 10279 11:00 AM PT Extra Edition: Debunking Myths. (Program Repeat). Most Latino children in California live in the most contaminated areas and suffer from asthma and diabetes at higher rates than white children. In response, community advocates are launching a campaign to debunk lies and draw the links between these […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Environment, Politics, Health |
Mayra Álvarez. Foto:Cortesía.

(Español) Muchos que perdieron Medi-Cal no debieron perderlo

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