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What is the #SaludTues Tweetchat?

#SaludTues is a weekly Tweetchat about Latino health every Tuesday at 12p CST/1p EST. The chat is hosted by @SaludAmerica, the Latino health social media campaign and Twitter handle for the team at the Institute for Health Promotion Research (IHPR) at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, which directs Salud America!. Each chat has two or more co-hosts from partner organizations to ask and answer topical questions to raise awareness of and discuss solutions to Latino health equity issues.

#SaludTues Tweetchat Schedule

Anyone on Twitter can join. Just tag your Tweets with the hashtag #SaludTues to follow the conversation on Twitter.

How do I serve as a #SaludTues co-host?

Email us at and share an idea for a chat.

What are topics for #SaludTues Tweetchats?

The #SaludTues chat covers key Latino health issues, from childhood obesity, nutrition and physical activity, access to health care, heart health, trending demographics, education, culture of health, cancer, etc.

What is the reach of #SaludTues Tweetchats?

The #SaludTues Tweetchats average more than 8 million impressions in just one hour each week.

#SaludTues Past Tweetchats

See our past tweetchats by visiting our Wakelet page.


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#SaludTues Tweetchat 10/6: Let’s Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Our Abuelos and Abuelas, Like Coco
Just like in the movie Coco, our abuelos and abuelas are more susceptible to Alzheimer's Disease. Studies suggest that ...
How a Community-Based Workforce Advances Health Equity
#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/29: How a Community-Based Workforce Advances Health Equity
Latinos are disproportionately impacted by the health and economic impacts of COVID-19. To reduce inequities, local and ...
Dental Disparities Among Latinos
#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/22: Dental Disparities Among Latinos
Dental health is vital for everyone — including Latinos. Unfortunately, this group, as well as other disadvantaged ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/15─Hear Her: Preventing Pregnancy-related Deaths
Every woman’s health matters. A pregnancy can bring potential complications to both mother and child. Some risks are ...
Juntos, We Can Stop COVID-19
#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/8: Juntos, We Can Stop COVID-19!
COVID-19 continues to disproportionately impact Latinos, killing over 33,000 and hospitalizing many more. To improve ...
COVID-19 Mental Health Latinos Impacts
9/1 #SaludTues: Healthy Minds for Latino Families Amid COVID-19
Nearly 1 in 4 Latinos reported that the Coronavirus pandemic was affecting their mental health, according to an April 2020 ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 8/25: Secondhand Smoke and COVID-19
Smoking kills — it also harms those who work near, live with, or are close to a smoker. Newfound data shows that ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 8/18: The Critical Role of Affordable Housing in the COVID-19 Response
The coronavirus pandemic is worsening minority health and the nation’s sizable affordable housing shortage. When we ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 8/11: Why Data Matter? The Role of Data for an Equitable COVID-19 Response
Coronavirus can affect anyone. But reports continue to show the COVID-19 pandemic is disproportionately impacting Latinos ...