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The way that love controls our brain

Love is something that we all yearn for from family, friends, and significant others. When we are in love with our partners, people can notice a change in us that we might not notice ourselves. “…when in love there is increased activity in the parts of the brain that are linked to reward, motivation, and Read More

Eva Mendes: Getting fit physically and emotionally

Eva Mendes openly shared with us, the public and her fans, that she sees a therapist. For her, it’s good to speak with someone to share her most innermost personal thoughts without being judged. Eva Mendes recently had a baby and she is getting fit too. It’s good to know that she is keeping her Read More

Peruvian Superfoods Diet

National Nutrition Month has begun, with the month of March, and people have started being more health conscious about their food habits. National Nutrition Month should be a month celebrated by everyone. It should be a family matter, friends should support each other when it comes to eating healthfully, and it should also be regarded Read More

Measles rise in Mexico, US, and Canada

There is currently a measles outbreak across the United States boundary lines and stretches into Canada and Mexico. Its exact source is unknown, yet the CDC – Center for Disease Control and Prevention, presumes it originates from Disneyland in Anaheim. The united assumption is the outbreak began due to an unvaccinated traveler who visited Disneyland, Read More

New HIV strand in Cuba

Recent reports have found a variant of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Cuba, which is said to be spreading faster and more aggressive than other forms of this virus. This sexually transmitted disease  and can be transmitted by other bodily exchanges, takes about 10 years to manifest into acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in a person; Read More

Escaping the winter blues

While the southernmost states of the U.S. have snow birds, Latin America has U.S. ex-pats wanting to retire abroad. With the attractiveness of year round warm weather, beaches, and low cost living, it is no wonder ex-pats are fleeing the U.S. to the top destinations in the world. According to International Living in 2015, the Read More

Are Latinos signing up for Obamacare

Since the Affordable Care Act was launched it has been crucial to get the right people to sign up and benefit from the program. Latinos are among those who would benefit by signing up, the amount of people that sign up affects the program significantly because it can determine the prices for everyone. According to the Read More

Congrats, you are pregnant

Hearing the words, “congrats you are pregnant “are the most beautiful words in the English language, in my own opinion. As of right now, I am not pregnant but I hope to someday soon be. Ever since I can remember I have loved the idea of being a mom. Seeing babies in strollers being pushed Read More

Eating right to prevent Breast Cancer

Studies have shown that what you eat is important to your health.  Fruits and vegetables may decrease your chance of breast cancer and boost your immune system.  Many women–Latinas in particular–aren’t aware of the importance dietary changes can have when it comes to a breast cancer diagnosis. Studies have shown that Latinas, along with other Read More

Querido Juan: The art of the breakup letter

We all have felt like this maybe once or twice in our lifetime, or possibly more, a break up is hard but not impossible. But when we break up with someone we feel like we still had a lot to say so, what should we do if we don’t want to see that person anymore? Read More