7 Things You Never Knew Could Cause Cancer
7 Things You Never Knew Could Cause Cancer
By Latina Staff | 07/28/2015 - 16:29

We all know that excessive alcohol consumption, tobacco use and unprotected sun exposure can lead to the most dreaded of diagnoses: cancer.


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Avocados Fight Cancer Study
Avocados May Be The Key To Treating A Specific Type Of Leukemia
By Cristina Arreola | 06/17/2015 - 09:39

Just one more reason to love avocados, America's new favo


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Believe It or Not: Hot Sauce Challenge Saves Man With Brain Tumor
Believe It or Not: Hot Sauce Challenge Saves Man With Brain Tumor
By Latina Staff | 03/19/2015 - 17:34

Cancer survivor Randy Schmitz is grateful to hot sauce for saving his life.


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Tyler Posey Fulfills His Mom's Dream Wish on 'My Hero' As She Battles Cancer
Tyler Posey Fulfills His Mom's Dream Wish on 'My Hero' As She Battles Cancer
By Cristina Arreola | 11/21/2014 - 09:50

Tyler Posey decided to reward his hero with a very special surprise — and trust us, you won't be able to stop crying when you hear ab


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Selenis Leyva
EXCLUSIVE: OITNB Star Selenis Leyva Becomes Gabrielle's Angel Foundation's Newest Ambassador
By Samantha Leal | 11/20/2014 - 06:23

Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer research has announced today that the actress and star of Orange is the New Black, Selenis Leyva, will serve


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Inspiring Latina: Breast Cancer Survivor Marisol
Inspiring Latina: Breast Cancer Survivor Marisol Rodriguez
By Samantha Leal | 10/07/2014 - 16:13

Marisol Rodriguez, born and raised in Peru, never thought she'd be diagnosed with breast cancer. But no one ever does. Here, she shares her story of survival and understanding — and it's truly inspirational.


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Sofia Vergara at Stand Up to Cancer event
Sofia Vergara, Joe Manganiello and Other Celebs Stand Up to Cancer
By Cristina Arreola | 09/08/2014 - 15:01

Sofia Vergara stood up to cancer this past weekend — with a few good friends by her side. 


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Cancer Survivor And One-Legged Skier Augusto Pérez Pushes Toward Olympic Glory
Cancer Survivor And One-Legged Skier Augusto Pérez Pushes Toward Olympic Glory
By Fox News Latino | 01/24/2014 - 15:39

The soft, late December sunlight filters through the trees in upstate New York’s Winona State Forest as Augusto “Goose” Pérez pushes up a snowy incline, arms aching from lactic acid buildup and


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Draco Rosa's Cancer Has Returned
By Cristina Arreola | 12/11/2013 - 11:09

Draco Rosa was celebrating his cancer-free life...when he received terrible news.

 


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Teens with Cancer Quinceanera in Nicaragua
Teens With Cancer Get Their 'Quinceañera' In Nicaragua, Dance Partners Included
By Fox News Latino | 09/25/2013 - 13:00

For many a teenage girl in Latin America, a "quinceañera" party is a cherished rite of passage, a traditional coming-out celebration for 15-year-olds.

Not all families can afford the colorful gowns and other niceties for such parties, though. So for each of the past five years, Nicaragua's Association of Mothers and Fathers of Children with Cancer and Leukemia has put on a quinceañera for girls from poor, rural families — teens who have the added burden of dealing with cancer.


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