Tag Archives: Health

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Latina Women: Health and Finances. Fatal Bullying. California Bans Toxic Pesticide.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 14 PROGRAM # 8715 12:00 PM PT Latina Women: Health and Finances. Latina women entrepreneurs gather this week in a summit in Berkeley, CA to discuss plans towards developing cooperative businesses that benefit them, their families and their communities. Advancing the idea that women need to “cuddle” their finances, body, mind and spirit, […]

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Posted in Economy & Labor, Youth, Línea Abierta, Environment, Politics & Elections, Health |
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Lifelong Effects of Teen Rape. Also, Educating Peers on Sexual Assault on the Job.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 PROGRAM # 8702 12:00 PM PT Lifelong Effects of Teen Rape. The first experience of sex for millions of US women was forced as young teens, according to a study. What are the long-term effects of experiencing rape at first sexual encounter? How to address the culture of sexual violence? Guest: Vylma Ortiz, […]

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Posted in Youth, Línea Abierta, Health |
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Charo, Music and Hope.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 PROGRAM # 8698 12:00 PM PT Charo, Music and Hope. Spanish pop culture icon and virtuoso Flamenco guitar player Charo is performing in concert in San Francisco. Charo, who’s been starring TV shows since the 1960s, talks about highlights of her career as a singer, actress and comedian, and her recovery from […]

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Posted in Arts & Culture, Línea Abierta, Health |
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Latino Physicians Crisis. Also, Latino Mental Health Care Crisis.

MONDAY, AUGUST 26 PROGRAM # 8680 12:00 PM PT Latino Physicians Crisis. In California, it will take at least five centuries to address the shortage of Latino doctors, putting at risk the health of all Californians. Scientists are giving this warning along with recommendations for policymakers. Guest: Laura Martínez, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Center for the […]

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Another Push to Ban Toxic Pesticide. Also, Rating the Fight Against Cancer.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 15 PROGRAM # 8673 12:00 PM PT Another Push to Ban Toxic Pesticide. Health and labor groups are suing the Trump administration after its environmental agency refused to ban a widely used pesticide, linked to permanent brain damage in young children and farmworker poisonings. Last month, the EPA gave the green light to […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Environment, Politics & Elections, Health |
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Deaf Latinos and Families.

MONDAY, AUGUST 12 PROGRAM # 8670 12:00 PM PT Deaf Latinos and Families. Parents of deaf and hard of hearing children and adults came together to promote awareness among Latinos about the issues and culture unique to deaf people. They help families in need to learn a sign language that will allow them to connect […]

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A Healthy Smile. Fighting Tooth Decay. Anti-Latino Mass Shooting.

MONDAY, AUGUST 5 PROGRAM # 8665 12:00 PM PT A Healthy Smile. Adults are getting orthodontic treatment in record numbers. But experts warn that before spending money in major dental work, you should get good orthodontics advice first. An orthodontist talks about this and about the impact of oral health and a good smile on […]

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Posted in Immigration, Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections, Health |
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Citizenship Question, Data. ACA Repeal Attempts. Reducing Police Killings.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 17 PROGRAM # 8652 12:00 PM PT Citizenship Question, Data. President Trump dropped its fight to add a question on citizenship to the 2020 census, and instead he is ordering federal agencies to give information on non-citizens to the Commerce Department. Guest: Maricela Gutiérrez, Executive Director, SIREN (Services, Immigrant Rights & Education Network), […]

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Posted in Línea Abierta, Politics & Elections, Health |
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Functional and Integrative Medicine.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 10 PROGRAM # 8647 12:00 PM PT Functional and Integrative Medicine. A third generation physician who practices Integrative Medicine is now exploring Functional Medicine. He talks about the difference between both methods and the mainstream, conventional medicine. He also comments on the loss of the dialog between doctor and patient under the US […]

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Tackling the Growing Medical Bills. Also, Citizenship Question: Off the Census.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 3 PROGRAM # 8642 12:00 PM PT Tackling the Growing Medical Bills. A national health care analyst discusses a bipartisan bill moving through the US Senate aimed at helping protect families who are suffering from rising health care costs and poor quality care. How are these problems of paying for health care and […]

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