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Hispanic STEM Day Urges Immigrant Students to Lead in Science and Technology
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Hispanic STEM Day Urges Immigrant Students to Lead in Science and Technology Brinker Education Initiative Broward-area universities and tech-related groups are organizing to exhibit their programs in a Hispanic STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Awareness Day at Western High … Read More

Valley Fever Awareness
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Valley Fever Awareness Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Valley fever is a fungal lung infection that can be devastating. Learning about Valley fever can help you and your doctor recognize the symptoms early. Valley fever is an infection caused … Read More

Safe Youth, Safe Schools
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Safe Youth, Safe Schools Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Keep children safe. While our nation’s schools are expected to be, and usually are, safe havens for learning, unintentional injuries and even violence can occur, disrupting the educational process … Read More

Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning Prevention
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Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning Prevention Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC When power outages occur after severe weather (such as severe storms, hurricanes or tornadoes), using alternative sources of power can cause carbon monoxide (CO) to build up in … Read More

Florida KidCare Back to School Immunizations Fair
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Florida KidCare Back to School Immunizations Fair August 12, 2017 Lauderhill Mall, Lauderhill, FL KidCare Back to School Immunizations Fair, BackPack Giveaway Date: Saturday, August 12th, 2017    Time: from 10 am to 3 pm Address: Inside the Lauderhill Mall, 1267 N State Road … Read More

Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Kids
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Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Kids Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC There’s a growing type 2 diabetes problem in our young people. But parents can help turn the tide with healthy changes that are good for the whole … Read More

Tattoo Removal : Options and Results
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Tattoo Removal: Options and Results U.S. Food & Drug Administration, FDA That tattoo on your arm of a former flame—the one that seemed like a great idea years ago—is kind of embarrassing today. And your spouse is not too crazy … Read More

Grapefruit Juice and Some Drugs Don’t Mix
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Grapefruit Juice and Some Drugs Don’t Mix U.S. Food & Drug Administration, FDA How Grapefruit Juice Affects Some Drugs When drugs are swallowed, they may be broken down (metabolized) by enzymes and/or absorbed using transporters in cells found in the … Read More

The reasons to become a US Citizen are countless
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The reasons to become a US Citizen are countless Hispanic Unity of Florida, HUF Are you a Green Card Holder ? 420,000 residents in South Florida are ready to become US citizens! ARE YOU—OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW— ONE OF THEM? … Read More

The Humana Foundation announced a grant of $100,000 for Hispanic Unity of Florida
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The Humana Foundation announced a grant of $100,000 for Hispanic Unity of Florida Dr. Fernando Valverde, Humana Regional Medicare President South Florida The Humana Foundation, located in Louisville, Ky., is providing a total of $100,000 to Hispanic Unity of Florida … Read More

Oysters and Vibriosis
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Oysters and Vibriosis Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Raw oysters can ruin your summer. That’s because you can get very sick from eating raw oysters. Learn about vibriosis, a disease linked to raw oysters – and how to protect … Read More

Heat-related Illnesses
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Heat-related Illnesses Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC Heat stress can affect many outdoor and indoor workers. To prevent heat-related illnesses and injuries on the job, an in-depth heat-related illness prevention program should be developed and utilized. Occupational exposure … Read More