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Many Women of Color Regularly Face Discrimination

AARP survey reveals that women face biases, putting them at risk for mental health issues

5 Healthy Reasons to Love Mexican Food

This Cinco de Mayo, load up on the guacamole, guilt-free

Hispanic Experience Health Discrimination

A new report highlights discrimination in the health care system

Detecting Skin Cancer Risks in People of Color

Melanoma survival rates worse for Hispanic and Black people

5 Health Conditions That Can Compromise Vaccines

Doctors still recommend coronavirus vaccinations and other precautions

Money and Jobs

Three Mistakes to Avoid When Starting Your Business

Jen Hemphill, host of the podcast “Her Dinero Matters,” shares common mistakes

Pandemic Costs Women Workers Jobs, Income

Caregiving duties, age discrimination hinder ability of many to make a living, AARP survey finds

Turn Your Skills Into a Business Opportunity

These steps can help you make your entrepreneurial dream a reality

Video Spotlight

This Singer Is Inspiring a Wave of Female Mariachis

Veronica Robles began her mariachi career at 14

58-Year-Old Is On A Mission To Save Manatees

Antonio Mignucci shares his passion for manatees

Meet the Scientist Behind a Game-Changing Vaccine

Microbiologist nominated for a Nobel Prize

Entertainment

6 Things You Didn't Know About Ricky Martin

Here are some surprising facts about the Grammy-winning singer

Where to Hear the Diversity of Country Music

Online radio stations and playlists showcase Black, Latino and LGBTQ artists

Brazilian Musician Sergio Mendes on the Power of Music

'My whole life has been a series of encounters that I never planned'

12 Latinx Directors You Need to Know

Meet the filmmakers behind everything from 'Spy Kids' to 'La Mission' to 'The 33'

12 Latin American Authors You Should Know

The works of these writers open a window into the U.S. Hispanic experience

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All-LGBTQ Mariachi Band Shatters Stereotypes

The music of Mariachi Arcoiris breaks barriers for performers and audiences

​'Vivan Las Voces' Brings Community Stories to Light​​​​​

Conversations between friends and family highlight uniquely Hispanic experiences

10 Latino American Icons Who Changed This Country

Experts share who they’d like to see featured in the National Museum of the American Latino

The Unstoppable Salma Hayek Shares Her Story

From discrimination to stereotyping to a deadly disease, the actress has risen above it all

23 Movies About the Hispanic American Experience​

Films that offer a look at how American culture and history have been enriched

10 Top U.S. Cities for Latin American Food

Take a tasty trip through a range of delicious cuisines in Chicago, Houston, Washington, D.C., and more

Caregiving

Caring Act Would Provide Tax Credit to Family Caregivers

Bipartisan legislation would give up to $5,000 to offset expenses

Becoming a 'Sudden' Caregiver of a Loved One

Whether due to accident or illness, navigating this unfamiliar world can be daunting

Feds Say Nursing Homes Must Vaccinate Workers

Facilities who do not comply could see their federal Medicare and Medicaid funding withheld

Veterans

Afghan War Veterans Reflect on Service

Tony Vizcarrondo and others share the lessons they learned as the 20-year conflict comes to a close

Free Resources for Veterans with PTSD

Where to find help for post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety, more

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

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