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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 co-hosts from partner organizations to ask and answer topical questions to raise awareness of and discuss solutions to Latino health issues.

#SaludTues Tweetchat Schedule

How do I participate in a #SaludTues Tweetchat?

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.


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#SaludTues Tweetchat 7/17─A Smokefree Future for Latinos & All People
Cigarette smoking is on the decline. But it still causes 480,000 U.S. deaths a year and certain groups still face big ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 7/10: Minority Mental Health: Curing Stigma & Creating Healthier Minds
July is Minority Mental Health Month. Why is it important to acknowledge Minority Mental Health Month? First and ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 7/3: How to Celebrate A Fun & Healthy 4th of July!
Independence day is right around the corner which means families and friends will be gathering to celebrate the many ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/26: How to Curb Underage Drinking Among Latinos
Despite claims that underage drinking may be on the decline, certain groups like Latino youth continue to be at a high ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/19: Actions to Create More Trauma-Sensitive Schools and Communities
To become a productive adult, a child needs more than great academic experiences. Social and emotional learning ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/12: Summer Travel and Zika
Zika virus has avoided big news headlines...but it's still here. In fact, as summer travel season arrives, the US Centers ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 6/5: Improving Men’s Health in Communities of Color
Why is men’s health so important for Latino and other men of color? Men die at higher rates than women from the top 10 ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 5/22: Healthy Minds & Hearts ❤ for National Physical Activity Month
May is National Physical Activity month. It's also National Mental Health Month!    Unfortunately, not all kids and ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 5/15: Healthy Vision Month
Good vision and eye health are vital to many aspects of health, yet Latinos have higher rates of vision loss, diabetic eye ...