A mother tells about her heartbreaking loss of son to an opioid overdose just days before he planned to go into treatment.
Cancer is the leading cause of death among Hispanics in the U.S.
Cancer is the leading cause of death among Hispanics in the U.S., accounting for 22 percent of deaths, according to the American Cancer Society. While Hispanics are less likely than non-Hispanic whites to be diagnosed with the most common cancers—lung, colorectal, breast, and prostate they have a higher risk for cancers associated with infectious agents, such as cancers of the liver, stomach, and cervix.
The Florida Department of Health recommends that sick people stay home until fever-free for at least 24 hours (without the use of fever-reducing medication) and that all people use good handwashing practices.
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