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*  Health literacy
Traditional literacy Media literacy Information literacy Computer literacy Scientific literacy Health literacy According to ... Health Literacy Missouri) Using social media for improving health literacy. In: THE SOLID FACTS - Health Literacy: Enabling ... "Health Communication and Health Information Technology - Healthy People 2020". "Health Literacy - Fact Sheet: Health Literacy ... A tale of two health literacies? Public health and clinical approaches to health literacy, Health Promotion International, ...
*  Mental health literacy
The concept of mental health literacy was derived from health literacy, which aims to increase patient knowledge about physical ... Mental health literacy includes the ability to recognize specific disorders; knowing how to seek mental health information; ... "Measuring mental health literacy - a review of scale-based measures". Journal of Mental Health. 23 (4): 197-204. doi:10.3109/ ... Categorical ethnicity and mental health literacy in New Zealand. Ethnicity and Health, 9(3), 225-252. Wei, Yifeng; McGrath, ...
*  Asian Health Literacy Association
Health literacy in nutrition and food safety. Reproductive health, mental health, and health literacy. Health literacy in ... Health literacy and policy: health policy and governance, health civil society, health inequalities. Health literacy and ... International Corporation and Health Literacy Organization. Health Literacy working in the communities. Health Literacy in ... occupational health and physical activities and health literacy, health literacy as corporate social responsibility. Health ...
*  Erin Marcus
Health Literacy Out Loud. June 4, 2013. Retrieved 18 January 2017. "University of Miami / Grants / Ford Foundation". Ford ... Erin N. Marcus, M.D., M.P.H is an internal medicine doctor who writes on public health and health disparity issues for The ... Marcus, E. N. (2006). The silent epidemic-the health effects of illiteracy. New England Journal of Medicine, 355(4), 339-341. ... Marcus, E. N. (2016). Muslim Women's Preferences in the Medical Setting: How Might They Contribute to Disparities in Health ...
*  First 5 Los Angeles
"Empowerment through Health Literacy , Johnson & Johnson". Jnj.com. 2013-09-03. Retrieved 2014-02-25. Black Infant Health ... Increased reading skills improve school performance and may lead to outcomes such as higher productivity and health literacy. ... Health: Programs that improve access to and quality of health resources. Safe children and families: Programs aimed to support ... Rockville, MD]: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Office of the Surgeon General; [2001]. ...
*  Regenerative Medicine Partnership in Education
"Pollock Takes Health Literacy to Television". Duquesne University Times. April 28, 2010. Retrieved 29 May 2010. "Pittsburgh ... 1.3 Million Grant Funds Films for Health Literacy at DU". Duquesne University Newsroom. June 26, 2006. Retrieved 29 May 2010. ... "Duquesne University receives $1.3 Million NIH grant to fund national health literacy initiative". Pop City. July 19, 2006. ... is a non-profit multidisciplinary health literacy and informal science education project working out of Duquesne University in ...
*  Raw feeding
"Animal Health Literacy - Get the Facts! Raw Pet Food Diets can be Dangerous to You and Your Pet". www.fda.gov. Retrieved 2017- ... Jean Dodds' Pet Health Resource Blog. Retrieved 2017-12-01. "Animal Protein vs. Plant Protein for Dogs , Dog Health , Eukanuba ... Supplements may also be useful in improving an animal's health, especially when that animal has specific health issues. Some ... Feeding raw bone can have some adverse effects on a dog's health if fed in whole form. Whole bones in the diet increase the ...
*  John A. Pollock (professor)
"Pollock Takes Health Literacy to Television". Duquesne University Times. April 28, 2010. Archived from the original on July 17 ... "Health Literacy: More federal funding keeps bringing it to the kids". Duquesne University Times. October 27, 2010. Retrieved 11 ... Since 2000, Pollock has directed and produced several health literacy planetarium shows including Tissue Engineering for Life, ... 1.3 Million NIH grant to fund national health literacy initiative". Pop City. Retrieved 20 May 2010. Aspiotes, George (January ...
*  Scientastic!
"Pollock Takes Health Literacy to Television" (Press release). Duquesne University Times. 28 April 2010. Retrieved 22 June 2010 ... "New Family TV Show to Focus on Health, Science: Pilot Created by Duquesne Professor to Premiere on Monday" (Press release). ... Scientastic! is an elementary to middle school age family television show that explores science, health and social issues ... "New Family TV Show to Focus on Health, Science" (Press release). Duquesne University Newsroom. 29 April 2010. Retrieved 22 June ...
*  Reverse-contrast typefaces
Helen Osborne (18 November 2012). Health Literacy From A to Z. Jones & Bartlett Publishers. p. 211. ISBN 978-1-4496-7734-3. ...
*  ACRIA
They also run the HIV Health Literacy Program (HHLP). ACRIA can trace their history back to the founding of the Community ... and through its HIV Health Literacy Program offers critical HIV healthcare education to HIV-positive people and their ...
*  Patient safety
Quick Guide to Health Literacy Williams, MV (1995). "The test of functional health literacy in adults: A new instrument for ... Health literacy is a common and serious safety concern. A study of 2,600 patients at two hospitals determined that between 26- ... Patients with low health literacy, inadequate financial resources to afford expensive medications or treatments, and ethnic ... The Institute of Medicine: Health Literacy: A Prescription to End Confusion (2004) Davis, TC; Wolf, MS; Bass, PF, III; Thompson ...
*  Frederick Masoudi
Health literacy and outcomes among patients with heart failure. JAMA. 2011 Apr 27;305(16):1695-701. PMID 21521851. Masoudi, ...
*  Teach-back method
This is a communication method intended to improve health literacy. There can be a significant gap in the perception of how ... Beyond healthcare literacy, the teach-back method can be utilized in academic and professional settings as well. Teachers often ...
*  October
"Health Literacy Month - Finding the Right Words for Better Health". www.healthliteracymonth.org. "SDMS Medical Ultrasound ... Breast Cancer Awareness Month Health Literacy Month International Walk to School Month Medical Ultrasound Awareness Month Rett ... World Mental Health Day October 11 General Pulaski Memorial Day (United States) International Day of the Girl Child ( ... Child Health Day (United States) Children's Day (Chile, Singapore) Labour Day (Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, ...
*  Kitengesa Community Library
Jones, S.; Norton, B. (2007). "On the Limits of Sexual Health Literacy: Insights From Ugandan Schoolgirls". Diaspora, Indigenos ... Parry, K., Kirabo, E. and Nakyato, G. (forthcoming). "Working with parents to promote children's literacy: a family literacy ... Languages, literacies, and libraries: A view from Africa. In J.A. Kleifgen and G.C. Bond (eds.) The languages of Africa and the ... Parry, K (2002). "Literacy for development? A community library project in Uganda". Language Matters. 33 (1): 142-68. doi: ...
*  Edinburgh Global Partnerships
Jones, Shelly; Norton, Bonny (2007). "On the Limits of Sexual Health Literacy: Insights From Ugandan Schoolgirls". DIASPORA, ... In addition the centre will provide other social services such as education regarding HIV and AIDS, sexual health and ...
*  Ilona Kickbusch
Navigating Health: The Role of Health Literacy (with Suzanne Wait and Daniela Maag). London: Alliance for Health and the Future ... Health Literacy: Towards active health citizenship' (with Daniela Maag) in Sprenger, M. (ed.), Public health in Österreich und ... Council World Health Summit. Scientific Advisory Board Health Literacy in Childhood and Adolescence (HLCA) Consortium. Speaker ... Global health diplomacy: how foreign policy can influence health' in British Medical Journal, Volume 342: 2011. 'Global Health ...
*  Timeline of healthcare in China
"Critical health literacy: a case study from China in schistosomiasis control". "Company Overview of Guangzhou Pharmaceuticals ... Shi L (1993). "Health care in China: a rural-urban comparison after the socioeconomic reforms". Bull. World Health Organ. ... "What Drove the Cycles of Chinese Health System Reforms". Health Systems & Reform. 1: 52-61. doi:10.4161/23288604.2014.995005. ... "Medical and Health Services in China". "NHFPC". "China to end one-child policy and allow two". ...
*  DeKalb County Public Library
Literacy outreach programs include Project Horizons, Project Reap and Health Literacy. As of 2013, the library served a ... DeKalb County Public Library offers literacy services, such as Adult Basic Education (ABE) which helps adults learn basic ...
*  Health status of Asian Americans
Immigrants and non-English speakers are especially vulnerable for low health literacy. Many Asian Americans are uncomfortable ... 2010). "Barriers to health care access in 13 Asian American communities". Am J Health Behav. 34 (1): 21-30. doi:10.5993/ajhb. ... Thus, to classify and generalize health disparities to such a heterogeneous group may not be beneficial; however, a few health ... Up to the 1990s, there was very little research into Asian American health.[citation needed] Until 2003, the 23 federal health ...
*  Health blog
Depending on which niche a health blog specializes in, it serves as a health education platform, promoting health literacy to ... societal trends affecting health, analysis about health, business of health and health research. It acts as a health education ... They influence, criticise, advice, sell and promote health literacy and related health concerns. It is likely that health blogs ... Health blogs are niche blogs that cover health topics, events and/or related content of the health industry and the general ...
*  Surgical Outcomes Analysis and Research
"Development and testing of a disease-specific health literacy measure in kidney transplant patients". Prog Transplant. 24: 263- ... Outcomes Research evaluates the impact of health care on the health outcomes of patients and populations (see AHRQ for further ... Outcomes research is a multidisciplinary field of inquiry that examines the use, quality, delivery, and financing of health ... The mission of SOAR is to decrease perioperative morbidity and mortality, address health care disparities, and increase overall ...
*  Albert Siu
PMID 19805770 Health literacy and cognitive performance in older adults. Federman AD, Sano M, Wolf MS, Siu AL, Halm EA. Journal ... Siu was associate professor of health policy and management at the University of Albany School of Public Health. In 1995 Siu ... Health Service Research. 2008 Dec;43(6):1923-30. PMID 19166411 The ironic business case for chronic care in the acute care ... He earned his medical degree from Yale School of Medicine in 1980 and completed a master's degree in public health at UCLA ...
*  Lee Kravitz
He has also been a member of the Institute of Medicine's Roundtable on Health Literacy. He has also been involved with Freedom ...
*  Esanatham
The literacy rate is 75.12 percent, which is lower than the state average of 80.09 percent but the sex ratio is 1040 comparable ... Primary Health centre) Dindigul -47 km Karur -36 km Trichy -94 km Madurai -111 km Coimbatore -139 km According to latest 2011 ... Literacy stands at 86.31 percent for men and 64.55 percent for women. 15.44 percent of the total population constitutes ...