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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.


#SaludTues Tweetchat 1/26: The COVID-19 Vaccine
The hope that the coronavirus pandemic could come to an end is alive and well as medical officials begin to distribute the ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 1/19: What Can We Do to Stop Cervical Cancer?
January is Cervical Health Awareness Month. Each year, more than 13,000 women are diagnosed with cervical cancer in the ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 1/12: Improving Oral Health across the Latino Lifespan
Even in a pandemic, we still have a lot to smile about. We all care about our parents, sisters, brothers, niños, and our ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 1/5: How to Start 2021 with a Healthier Lifestyle!
Are you making a New Year's resolution for 2021? It might be spending more time outside. It might be quitting ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 12/15: Juntos Let’s Stop the Spread of COVID-19 This Holiday Season
As the end of 2020 draws near and the holiday season continues, it's important to take some time to think about how Latinos ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 12/8: Fight the Flu with Vaccines & More This Holiday Season
This year more people than ever have already gotten a flu vaccine in hopes of preventing a "Twindemic" of both the flu and ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 11/17: How a Healthy Food Retail Environment Advances Health Equity
Food insecurity and health disparities disproportionately affect lower income communities and communities of color. These ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 11/10: Let’s Celebrate Our Caregivers!
8 million people are leaving the workforce to take care of elderly family members. These caregivers will enter an extremely ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 10/27: How to Reduce Breast Cancer and Improve Survivorship among Latinas
Breast cancer doesn’t impact every women the same. Among Latinas, breast cancer is the No. 1 cancer killer. Many ...