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USDA-funded program aims to improve Hispanic community health

Abriendo Caminos offers nutrition classes for children and their parents.

By Senait Gebregiorgis

August 2, 2015

University researchers have established a program that aims to decrease obesity-related health threats and improve healthy lifestyle habits in the Hispanic community. Abriendo Caminos: Clearing the Path to Hispanic Health is a USDA-funded, six-week, community-based workshop where Hispanic-heritage fa...