Jaoquín Gracía

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Despite major advances in medicine and public health during the past few decades, disparities in health and health care persist. Racial/ethnic minority groups in the United States are at disproportionate risk of being uninsured, lacking access to care, and experiencing worse health outcomes from preventable and treatable conditions. As reducing these(More)
pretation of sugarand calorierelated nutrient-content claims through transparent food marketing are needed steps to empower parents to make informed choices. If the FDA revised the current labeling requirements for foods and beverages bearing sugarand calorie-related nutrient-content claims in this way, the replacement of added sugars with other sweet(More)
The purpose of the authors is to share their experience in SME’s employees training through Computed Assisted Learning and Telematics Tools. We want to show why training is a need for any company that wants to survive in a competitive market. Then we will give some good reasons for which we think this training must be done using distance learning and(More)
The National, Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute convened a Think Tank meeting to obtain insight and recommendations regarding the objectives and design of the next generation of research aimed at reducing health inequities in the United States. The panel recommended several specific actions, including: 1) embrace broad and inclusive research themes; 2)(More)
Most health care spending and deaths in the United States are related to costly, debilitating chronic diseases such as obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, and cancer (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, 2015b). Racial and ethnic minority populations and(More)
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