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Meet Bianca, A Little Girl Who is Portrayed as Disney+ First Plus-Size Protagonist belatina latine

Meet Bianca, A Little Girl Who is Portrayed as Disney+ First Plus-Size Protagonist

Disney+ continues to set the standard for inclusion with a new short film titled “Reflect” featuring a little girl who is the first plus-size...
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Tyga’s New Video Shows Everything That’s Wrong With Latino Stereotyping

Rapper Tyga's new video is a Latino's worst nightmare come true.  In just under three minutes, charro hats, bullfighters, wrestlers, objectified and hypersexualized women, and...
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What Every Latina Should Know About Disease Prevention and Cancer Screening

Cancer is a deadly disease that does not discriminate. Anyone of any age, any gender, and any ethnicity can be diagnosed with cancer. But...
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National Infertility Awareness Week: Honoring Your Body with a Lifestyle That Supports Fertility

Having a baby is one of the most miraculous, magical, and life-changing experiences a woman can have. But for so many women around the...
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A Case for Going Vegan This Lent

As Christians around the world prepare for the impending detox that inevitably occurs during Lent, allow us to suggest a new kind of dietary...
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American Heart Month: Do Your Heart a Favor and Schedule Your Spring Break Vacay...

Forget kale, going on vacation is even better for your health regimen. And as February is American Heart Month, we can vouch for the...
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The Fat Tax: Women Pay More Money for Clothing When Sizes are 14 and...

Being overweight in America can cost thousands of dollars a year. We all know about the 20-percent tax the government put on unhealthy food...
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Why We Should All Start Our New Year by Observing the Festival of Sleep

Here's hoping that your holiday season has been filled with joy, loved ones, and good health. But if we're being honest, we're pretty sure...
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Four Ways to Build Your Immune System into a Pathogen-Fighting Powerhouse

If you get sick this cold & flu season, it’s definitely not because you didn’t wince through dozens of $3 ginger turmeric lemon shots...
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From Missy to Lizzo: Props to the Queens of Hip Hop, Pop and R&B...

Lest we take for granted music’s leading ladies of color and their palpable influence on the industry — despite the limitations of racism, sexism,...
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Why Are Hispanics in Colorado Disproportionally Obese?

According to the Centers of Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention from 2015 to 2016, about 93.3 million US adults (39.8%) were overweight or obese....
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Balance Bossin’: The Art of Curating the Perfect School Lunches for your Kid

Back to school is almost upon us, which means many more kid-free hours during the day (amen!) but it also means a bit more...