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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 saludamerica@uthscsa.edu 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.

Tweetchats

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#SaludTues 7/7: Communicating Safety & Overcoming Myths During COVID-19
Both adults and children from Latino communities across the U.S. are testing positive for COVID-19 at much higher rates than ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/30: How Coronavirus Impacts People with Dementia
Many data suggests that older adults are the most vulnerable to the worst effects of the coronavirus outbreak. We still ...
#SaludTues Telehealth for underserved communities
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/23: Telehealth for Underserved Communities During COVID-19
To minimize exposure to and transmission of COVID-19, providers have rapidly transitioned to telehealth to care for patients ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/16: Strategies to Address Racial/Ethnic Injustice
Systemic racism makes it harder for Latinos and other people of color to get healthcare, housing, transportation, education, ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/9: Smoking & Coronavirus⁠—Know the Truth
Smoking is bad for your health. Yet the COVID-19 pandemic has raised important questions as to just much how smoking can ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/2: Latinos and Workplace Safety Amid COVID-19
Latinos workers are essential to the economy. Although, some have worked throughout the pandemic, others are now facing ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 5/26: How to Equitably Share Streeets During COVID-19
Medical and public health experts agree that being active outside is crucial to maintaining physical and mental ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 5/19: Why Paid Sick Leave Policies Are So Important
Half of workers with the lowest wages and more than half of Latinos are unable to earn a single paid sick day through their ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 5/12: How COVID-19 Impacts Homelessness
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to sicken people and worsen health inequities in income, housing, food, and more. The ...