Health

Immigrant Health Messengers Jump the Culture Gaps

Monday, July 9, 2012

Community health workers seek out women in immigrant communities on their turf and in their language. In some Vietnamese neighborhoods that means going to cosmetology trainings to meet workers headed for nail salons.



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