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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 6/18: Let’s Celebrate Men’s Health Month!
Heart disease and cancer are among the leading causes of death for Latino men. Each year over 40% of men in the U.S., are ...
Air Quality and Pollution Chat
#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/11: Air Quality and Pollution
Air quality impacts a lot more than what you might think. Noxious gasses and fumes contaminate the atmosphere every day, ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/4: Moving Beyond Social Needs to Address Social Determinants of Health
Inequities in health arise from social and structural inequities and the policies, laws, and culture that keep them in ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 5/28: How to Prevent Skin Cancer in Communities of Color
Summer is here. Unfortunately, so is skin cancer risk. Too much unprotected exposure to the sun can give you more than ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 5/21/19: Clean Water Justice and Access
Did you know millions of Americans struggle to access clean water every day? Pollution and chemical contamination has ...
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#SaludTues 5/14: State of Latino Housing, Transportation & Green Space
Where you live matters for health. However, Latinos face unaffordable housing, unreliable public transportation, and a ...
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#SaludTues 5/7: Let’s Celebrate Healthy Vision Month!
Children in states like California, Texas & Florida, which all have large Latino populations are projected to have the ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 4/30: Keeping #OurHearts Healthy in the Latino Community
Did you know that April is National Minority Health Month? National Minority Health Month raises awareness about the ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 4/23: Achieving Health Equity Through Law & Policy
Health disparities exist because unjust laws, policies, and practices have shaped the physical, economic, and social ...