From the Editor

 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

Happy Fourth!

Happy Fourth!

The weather forecast calls for hot and hotter days ahead. As of press time, the National Weather Service had issued an excessive heat warning for south central Arizona, including the Greater Phoenix area. But, despite the scorching heat, there are plenty of reasons to remain grateful.  As our neighbors in Colorado Springs continue to fight […]




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

¡Salud!

<em>¡Salud!</em>

Let’s make health a top priority




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

On mothers and motherhood

On mothers and motherhood

Here’s to all the mothers; the soccer and yoga moms, the tiger moms, the grizzly mammas, and even las mamás cuervo




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

Spring into action

Spring into action

Let’s all get involved as we observe Earth Day and National Child Abuse Prevention Month




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

Celebrating women

Celebrating women

In commemoration of National Women’s History Month, we dedicate our cover story to four trailblazing women who have made significant contributions to our state




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

To your heart’s content

To your heart’s content

Heart disease continues to be the #1 killer of Latina women




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

Bring on 2012

Bring on 2012

Let’s start off Arizona’s Centennial on a healthy path




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

Giving from the heart

Giving from the heart

The holiday season provides a great opportunity to reconnect with family and even rekindle friendships long neglected by the hustle and bustle of daily routines.  Read a holiday story to a small child and you’ll be reminded by the sparkle in their eyes what the magic of the season is all about. It’s not about […]




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

Our honor to honor

Our honor to honor

On November 16, 2011, Latino Perspectives Magazine and Phoenix College’s Raul H. Castro Institute will host the Fourth Annual Salute Honoring Those Who Serve. We shine the light on veterans and men and women who proudly serve, and served, our country and communities as active military or first responders. At the event, we’ll also present […]




 Cecilia Rosales Ph.D.

It’s good to be aware

It’s good to be aware

About breast cancer, HIV/AIDS and your government representatives