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What is Health Literacy and Where Can You Get it?

By Jill | Uncategorized, , ,

The Institute of Medicine calls health literacy the “Prescription to End Confusion,” but understanding medical information is not as simple as taking a pill. As the Consumer Health Information Coordinator Michelle Eberle writes, health literacy “requires a complex group of reading, listening, analytical and decision-making skills, and the ability to apply these skills to health […]

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