New Poll Finds Latinos See Diabetes as Biggest Health Concern


credit: Flickr

A new NPR/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/Harvard School of Public Health poll indicates that diabetes is the top health concern for Latino families.

The poll documents the views and experiences of all Latinos, as well as six separate Latino groups: those of Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Dominican, South American and Central American heritage.


Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Diabetes Research

Programs involved in the systematic study of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diabetes, a disorder in which the pancreas produces too little insulin with the result that the body is unable to adequately metabolize sugar.




Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



Students, Skateboarding and Social Enterprise


To address the ongoing issue of student dropouts, Toronto District School Board (TDSB) teacher Craig Morrison started a school-business program called the Oasis Skateboard Factory (OSF) to help keep teens stay in school.




Nonprofit Jobs

  Education Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Social Work Jobs
  Social Services Employment
  Substance Abuse Jobs