Health Literacy Tool Shed

This resource is a repository of multilingual tools to assess literacy in the following domains: Application/function Communication: Listener Communication: Speaker Comprehension Conceptual Knowledge General Information seeking: Document Information seeking: Interactive media navigation Listening comprehension Numeracy Prose: Comprehension Prose: Pronunciation And in the following specific contexts. Asthma Blood pressure Cancer Dental health Diabetes End-stage kidney disease […]

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Resources to Address Oral Health Disparities

Oral health is essential to overall general health and well-being, but there is also a growing recognition that many challenges identified 20 years ago have not been adequately addressed. Dental caries (tooth decay) is the single most common chronic childhood disease. There are striking disparities in oral diseases among various disadvantaged and underserved population subgroups. […]

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