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Covid and Latinas

Close Up Of Mother Cuddling Sleeping Baby Daughter At Home
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If you have not received your COVID vaccine or refuse to wear a mask in public you’re partly contributing to the striking new data indicating that roughly one in four Latina women in the U.S. have lost a family member to the virus.

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