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Counseling Older Latinas Improves Their Heart Health

12-week intervention program in San Diego motivated women to get moving, could inspire other programs

    

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Coronavirus Pandemic

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Coronavirus Hot Spots Hit Hispanics Hard

South and West now in the spotlight

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Per Capita, More Hispanics Have Died

Studies show heavy toll on minorities

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Pandemic Hurts Older Hispanics in the Wallet

Many face problems paying bills

 A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) mobile web screen on the topic of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 is  displayed over an illustrated map of the United States that tracks the virus

CDC Expands Risk List for Severe COVID

Agency removes age 65 lower limit

Male Covid patient at United Memorial Medical Center in Houston, TX

Older Minorities More Likely Hospitalized

Medicare data shows racial disparities

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Severe Cases More Likely in Some States

Age of residents, health are big factors

illustration of a wrecking ball in the form of a coronavirus damaging a building

Gaps in Health Care Amplify the Dangers

Why some communities suffer more

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Vaccine Trials Lacking Many Minorities, 50+

Ideal would be 40% of participants

TV & Movies

Actor Benjamin Bratt and singer Mariah Carey

These Celebrities With Latino Roots Might Surprise You

12 famous names share Hispanic heritage

Herb Alpert in his studio

Documentary 'Herb Alpert Is ...' More Than His Highs, Lows

Trumpeter, now 85, took up painting, philanthropy

Directors Robert Rodriguez and Patricia Cardoso

12 Latinx Directors Behind Films You May Already Know

Far more than the '3 Amigos of Cinema,' amigas, too

Music

Singer Linda Ronstadt

Linda Ronstadt on the Influence of Her Musical Roots

She received AARP-sponsored Legend Award

Musician Poncho Sanchez performs onstage during Day 3 of the BeachLife Festival at Redondo Beach on May 03, 2019 in Redondo Beach, California.

Poncho Sanchez on Why Latin Jazz is the Best of Both Worlds

Latin flavor, American standards meld into greatness

Gloria Estefan

Gloria Estefan on 'Rescuing' Some of the Cuban Sound

Grandmother secretly sent her record collection

Veterans

Doctor visits a Hispanic disabled veteran at home

Caregivers to Vietnam-Era Veterans Eligible for VA Money

Veterans who served on or before May 7, 1975, can apply for a monthly federal stipend to stay at home

Three women veterans

2 Latina Veterans Reflect on the Lessons They've Learned

Inspiring stories of good and bad times, sacrifice and public service in the armed forces

The Gomez family around a table

The Gomez Family Discusses Pride, Race in the Military

Military service runs deep and spans multiple generations for this family with Puerto Rican roots

Connect With Us

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#DisruptAging

Join us in a new conversation about how we want to live as we age

Video Spotlight

Certified Nursing Assistant is Helping Facility's Patients Heal

Arizona, where she works, has seen a spike in cases

Work Out in 10 Minutes: Practice Yoga From Your Chair

Our series with Lorraine Ladish will get you moving

Founder of Latino U College Access Supports Teens

Group helps students navigate financial aid system

Diversions

Outdoor patio design

6 Ways to Keep Socializing Outdoors as the Weather Chills

Warm up your entertainment space as weather cools

Woman and adult daughter laughing on porch

Mother-Daughter Relations Are Thriving During Pandemic

Quarantine activities spur deeper conversations

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Save Seeds Now to Avoid a Shortage in the Spring

This increasingly popular practice is easy, affordable

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