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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 11/19/19: Healthy Holidays & Diabetes Prevention Month
Over 1 in 3 U.S. adults have prediabetes and of these individuals, 9 in 10 don't even know they have it, according the ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 11/12: Health Begins With Home
Having a quality, affordable home can unlock good health for people. The problem is that quality housing is far from the ...
#SaludTues 11/5/19: Measuring Transportation Impacts for Health, Equity and Sustainability
The methods used to measure and analyze the impact of transportation projects matter for health, equity and ...
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#SaludTues 10/29/19: National Disability Employment Awareness Month
At least 1 in 6 Latinos in the U.S. live with a disability. Nearly 40% of these individuals are classified as obese, ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 10/22: Liver Awareness Month
October is Liver Awareness Month! Liver cancer is continuously on the rise, especially among Latinos. In South Texas ...
#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 ...