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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 Tweetchat 10/15: Latinos and AIDS: Problems + Solution
1 in 6 Latinos living with HIV/AIDS don't even know they have it. With 10,292 Latinos newly diagnosed with HIV in the ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 10/8: How to Tackle Bullying among Latino & All Kids
Bullying is bad news. Children who are bullied report frequent worries, sadness, and fearfulness. Race-related bullying ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 10/1: How to Address Breast Cancer Among Latinas
Breast cancer is the No. 1 cancer killer of Latinas in the U.S. Fortunately, Latinas can take steps to reduce their own ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/24/2019: How to Use Data to Promote Health Equity
Disparities in chronic disease, injury, and premature death contribute to worse health outcomes, decreased productivity, and ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/17: Childhood Cancer Disparities
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. 15,780 children under the age of 21 are diagnosed with cancer every year, ...
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#SaludTues 9/10/19: Promoting a Healthy Weight For All Kids!
All kids deserve to live in conditions that are safe a conducive to good health, yet many Latino children live in ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/3/19: Podcasts & Health Equity
Podcasts are huge — there are over 750,000 shows on the market — but few focus on health equity. That's why Salud ...
Handle With Care Tweetchat
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 8/27: How to ‘Handle With Care’ Students Exposed to Childhood Trauma
60% of U.S. children have been exposed to violence, crime, or abuse. These kids still have to go to class, carrying a ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 8/20/19: Vaccination Access and Awareness
Vaccinations are safe and protect the public from illness outbreaks. Worse, vaccination hesitancy has been on the rise in ...