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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.

#SaludTues Past Tweetchats

See our past tweetchats by visiting our Wakelet page.


#SaludTues Tweetchat 1/22: Companies Still Target Latino Kids with Unhealthy Ads
Restaurants, and food and beverage companies continue targeting Black and Hispanic consumers with advertising for their ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 1/15: Impact of Policy on Immigrant Health
Anti-immigrant policies impact the health of immigrant families and national health on many levels. When racial profiling ...
SaludTues Tweetchat 1/8: New Year, New Goals: Nutrition For Health
Disregard what the number on the scale says. Nutrition, along with physical activity, is associated with positive health ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 12/18: Fortify Mental Health for the Holidays!
The holidays can be a season for family, friends, and festivities. But this time also can bring stress, anxiety, and ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 12/11: Place-Based Health Disparities
Where you live is a bigger predictor of your health and life expectancy than your genes. The places we live are made up ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 12/4/18: “Healthy Holidays – How To”
40% of Latino kids are overweight or obese, comparted to 32% of all U.S. children. Adult obesity rates reached 35% in at ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 11/27: The Impact of Public Charge on Immigrant Families
All families, including immigrant families, deserve the right to have the healthiest and best quality of life that they ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 11/20: Enrolling Latino Families in Healthcare Coverage
Only 1 in 10 who enrolled for healthcare coverage via were Latino, a lower rate than their black and white ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 11/13: 2nd Edition of the Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans
Walking and other physical activities are vital for health, regardless of weight. However, physical activity levels among ...