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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.


Diabetes Prevention Program
#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/25: Latinos & Diabetes Prevention
Over 1 in 2 Latinos are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes at some point in their lifetime. The good news is that type ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/18: Let’s Improve Immigrant Health
Latinos immigrants face a big lack of access to support for economic stability, education, and health. To best support ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/11/2018: “Change the Way You Commute: Why & How”
Commuting is often the worst part of our day. Driving is linked to poor physical and mental health, increased risk for ...
kid cancer
#SaludTues Tweetchat 9/4: Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month! Why is it important to acknowledge Childhood Cancer Awareness month? It is ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat: Why Affordable Housing Matters for Health
Health starts and is sustained in the communities we live, work, and play. However, in many places, affordable housing is ...
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#SaludTues Tweetchat 8/7/18: Working Together to Build a Culture of Health
Latinos and other communities of color many big barriers to good health. They face poverty and lack access to healthy ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 7/31: HPV Prevention & Back to School Month!
August is just around the corner which means national immunization month is nearly upon us! Nearly 30,000 cases of ...
#SaludTues Tweetchat 7/24: Walk 4 Change: Change Your Parks & Trails
Want to change your life? Walk. Walking can boost your health, the way you live, and your community. As a physical ...
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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 ...