Preventive Care Archive

Self Advocacy

4 Tips to manage diabetes while working from home to lead a healthy life amid COVID 19

16/08/2021 06:00am | 1012 views

Since we are working from home from last year, people have been suffering from diabetes due to uncontrollable glucose levels. So, endocrinologist Dr. Altamash Shaikh talks about managing your diabetes while working from home.

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Healthcare Disparities

Hispanics have much higher death rates in certain cancers. A study is trying to change that

09/09/2021 06:00am | 676 views

Cancer is the leading cause of death among Hispanic women and the second-leading cause of death among Hispanic men, yet there’s not a full understanding of their experience as cancer survivors from the time they complete primary treatment onward.

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    Self Advocacy

    CreakyJoints Launches ArthritisPower Español

    27/07/2021 06:00am | 908 views

    “It’s incredibly exciting to offer ArthritisPower Español to our Spanish-speaking community,” said Daniel Hernandez, MD, Director of Medical Affairs and Hispanic Outreach, CreakyJoints Español. “We know that engaged patients – those who are educated about their disease and participate in shared decision making with their providers – have improved health outcomes. ArthritisPower Español is an easy-to-use tool that will help patients monitor the aspects of their disease most important to them and discuss their data with their doctors.”

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    Personalized Care

    Wearable glucose monitors shed light on progression of Type 2 diabetes in Hispanic adults

    24/07/2021 06:00am | 925 views

    In one of the first studies of its kind, medical and engineering researchers have shown wearable devices that continuously monitor blood sugar provide new insights into the progression of Type 2 diabetes among at-risk Hispanic/Latino adults.

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    Personalized Care

    How to Find Culturally Competent Care for Your Physical and Mental Health Needs, According to Experts

    26/08/2021 06:00am | 971 views

    By Emilia Benton

    Where to begin your search for a medical professional who shares your background or understands your health challenges, so you get the treatment you deserve.

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