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Chronic Illness News and Updates 

1503, 2023

Community Health Workers Encourage Migrant Seasonal Agricultural Worker Families to Make Healthier Decisions

March 15, 2023|

Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Workers (MSAW) are predominantly Hispanic. Family plays a significant role in this community's lives; they provide support, guidance, and encouragement. The family makeup of the Hispanic community goes beyond the traditional nuclear family. Households include cousins, aunts/uncles, grandparents, and sometimes family friends.

1710, 2022

Diabetes Across the Lifespan – Healthy Eating Considerations for Latino Families

October 17, 2022|

CHWs provide assistance to vulnerable populations that are at a higher risk for chronic illnesses such as diabetes due to their lack of access to healthcare and healthy food options.

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