Linking Stress and Obesity in Latino Children

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports toxic stress has been linked to risky health behaviors, early death and chronic health conditions. “Saludable” is a pilot study designed for children ages 8 – 13 to tackle the link between obesity and toxic stress in Latino Children. We are joined by Dr. Celina Valencia, a postdoctoral public health and transnational research associate at the University of Arizona Zuckerman College of Public Health.

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Dr. Celina Valencia, a postdoctoral public health and transnational research associate at the University of Arizona Zuckerman College of Public Health.

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