Latinos given health-benefits advice

With Latinos in South Texas at greater risk for developing diabetes, obesity and certain cancers, it is crucial to alert residents that enrollment in the health insurance marketplace begins Oct. 1, local leaders said Thursday. Access to medical care is critical to help prevent some of those problems, state Sen. Leticia Van de Putte said […]

Children ‘more likely to have can of pop than eat enough fruit and vegetables’

Children are more likely to have a can of a sugary drink a day than eat five portions of fruit and vegetables, and the vast majority have less than an hour’s exercise, according to a new report. The British Heart Foundation is very concerned that the lifestyles of modern children are setting them up for […]