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104, 2019

Community Health Workers Can Address Hypertension

April 1st, 2019|

Community Health Worker program can lead to powerful improvements in the health of patients with hypertension. They can help people overcome the challenges they may face in managing their blood pressure. including connecting individuals to affordable health care programs and insurance, providing individualized education and interventions on making healthier dietary choices, the importance of daily exercise, and providing individualized education on the importance of taking medications.

1211, 2015

New Cada Paso del Camino Program Teams Up with Clinic to Provide Cancer Services

November 12th, 2015|

According to the American Cancer Society, Hispanics are more likely to die from cancer than non-Hispanic whites. These disparities begin in communities with existing social determinants of health long before a diagnosis is ever reached. To combat this trend, MHP Salud has teamed up with Nuestra Clinica del Valle to provide low-income Latino communities with holistic cancer prevention, screening, and treatment services in Hidalgo and Starr Counties in Texas.

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