Healing Hands: The Health of Latino/a Churchgoers and Health Outreach among Latino Congregations in Chicago

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Abstract

Uses data from the Chicago Latino Congregation Study to address the so-called Latino health “paradox” in the U.S. Finds correlation between high religious and congregational activity and lower health-risk behaviors.

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Document Type
  • Report

Creator
  • Edwin I Hernández

  • David Sikkink

  • Jeffrey Smith

  • Rebecca Burwell

  • Milagros Peña

Date Created
  • 2010-04-01

Subject
  • Healthcare

  • Religion

Language
  • English

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  • All rights reserved

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