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Mami Talks: Unique Valentine's Day Gifts for Your Special Someone
Mami Talks: Unique Valentine's Day Gifts for Your Special Someone

Love is in the air and falling in love is easy this during this period of romance. It involves butterflies and long walks on moonlit beaches. You hear wedding bells, see fireworks and fall into something that feels perfect. However, staying in love and keeping your relationship vibrant is hard work.


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New Study Draws Terrifying Link Between Concussions & Suicide
New Study Draws Terrifying Link Between Concussions & Suicide

A new study suggests that people who have suffered concussions could be three times more likely to attempt suicide

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The research, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, shows that even mild concussions sustained in ordinary activities could lead to a three-fold increase in suicide risk.


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Nathalie Huerta First LGBT Gym
Inspiring Latina: Meet Nathalie Huerta, the Founder of the Nation's First LGBTQ Gym

This story originally appeared in the March 2016 issue of Latina magazine

Queer Latina Nathalie Huerta hated the typical gym experience. So she channeled her frustration into action and created The Perfect Sidekickthe nation's first LGBTQ gym. 


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Language Lesson: The African Origins of Some Spanish and Portuguese Words
Language Lesson: The African Origins of Some Spanish and Portuguese Words

This article originally appeared in Latina magazine's February 2016 issue.

African music, art, food and religion profoundly influence a large part of Latino culture. Less well known, however, is the impact on language. This Black History Month, let’s celebrate how africanos altered Spanish and Portuguese into the idiomas we know and speak today. 


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This Latina Gymnast Dabs and Nae Naes in the Dopest Floor Routine You'll Ever See
This Latina Gymnast Dabs and Nae Naes in the Dopest Floor Routine You'll Ever See

Trading balletlike moves for hip-hop dances, Sophina DeJesus just changed the game of gymnastics forever.


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Create the Disney Vacation of Your Dreams

My parents started traveling from New York and bringing me to Walt Disney World® Resort near Orlando, Florida since I was 6 months old.  Throughout my childhood, we went once a year to Walt Disney World® for family vacations, often with my older siblings, grandparents and extended family members.  Some years we visited more than once in the year and it was from these trips that my love for Disney began.  I associated Disney with all things beautiful and magical.  Besides the fun adventure of being able to experience rides and meet my favorite char


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Be Part of the Star Wars Adventure at Disney's Hollywood Studios
Be Part of the Star Wars Adventure at Disney's Hollywood Studios

My family and I are big fans of the Star Wars movies.  We own all of the films, read the books, watch the cartoon series, all of my boys (from the teen to twins) frequently dress up in Star Wars costumes like Darth Vader and Chewbacca to try and recreate lightsaber battles from the films.  We dressed up in Stars Wars apparel and saw the latest epic installment of the saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens – which was awesome!  We couldn’t be more excited now that at one of our favorite (and happiest) places on earth, Walt Disney World® Resort, we can ce


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Did Donald Trump Just Call Ted Cruz a "Pussy?"
Did Donald Trump Just Call Ted Cruz a "Pussy?"

Donald Trump just called Ted Cruz a “pussy,” – well, he sort of did.


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Turn Up The Heat This Valentine's Day With These Sexy Emojis
Turn Up The Heat This Valentine's Day With These Sexy Emojis

Are you in a LTR? Or still in that "swipe right and see what happens" phase of your life?

Either way, you can turn up the heat on your romances this Valentine's Day with a little help from these sexy Emojis. 

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Former President Felipe Calderón Says Mexico Won't Pay for "Stupid" Wall
Former President Felipe Calderón Says Mexico Won't Pay for "Stupid" Wall

When Donald Trump suggested last year that Mexico would pay and build a wall at our southern border, he clearly didn’t incorporate any Mexican officials into his plan.


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