Family, Health, Latinas, Latinas and sexuality, Latino culture, Menstruation, sexual health

Latinas and Sexuality: 70’s style In a previous post on  cervical cancer awareness I touched on the topic of Latinas and sexuality. My experience is that it is often a taboo subject, one that is not discussed between Latina mothers and daughters.In the late 60's, early 70's, the topics of  sexuality or sexual health for twelve year olds usually came in the… Continue reading Latinas and Sexuality: 70’s style

Cervical Cancer Awareness, Chingona, Health, HPV, Latinas and cervical cancer, Latino culture, PAP test, sexual health

Chingonas and their Health

"Improving health" is usually a top resolution for the new year. Maintaining a healthy body all year round is also good idea.  It's important to remember that much of your health and wellness is in your own beautiful hands. A wise woman, a real chingona, will take care of her health.Information and awareness are primary tools needed to help… Continue reading Chingonas and their Health