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#LiveFitNOLA Twitter chat to focus on breastfeeding in November

Tulane PRC and the City of New Orleans’ Fit NOLA initiative moderate monthly #LiveFitNOLA Twitter chats that focus on health and wellness in New Orleans. Chats take place on the first Thursday of every month from noon to 1pm CT. Each month, the chat will carry a different health and wellness theme, paired with a local host that can add their lens of insight to the selected topic.

The Greater New Orleans Breastfeeding Awareness Coalition is hosting the November #LiveFitNOLA Twitter chat from 12-1 p.m. CT on Nov. 5. The chat theme is "Breastfeeding New Orleans: Healthier Families, a Stronger Community.” The chat will focus on the benefits of breastfeeding, how to support breastfeeding, as well as resources for moms, families, and communities.

A "Twitter chat" is an online conversation united by a hashtag, or a label for content on social media. Led by a host and moderators, chats address themed questions, which are answered and discussed by the online community, with use of a hashtag. In order to participate, you will need a Twitter handle and account.

To join the chat, follow the hashtag #LiveFitNOLA on Twitter at 12 p.m. CT on Nov. 5. To learn more, follow the moderators @TulanePRC and @FitNOLA, as well as the November guest host @GNOBAC on Twitter.

If you prefer to simply observe the chat taking place, you can view the conversation in real-time by clicking here.

Topics:   health communication , early childhood health , community health

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