Health Literacy and Numeracy

Understanding Health Literacy and Health Numeracy. Understand important success factors in patients with Type 2 Diabetes. Numeracy and literacy independently predict the ability of patients with Diabetes to Identify Out-of- Range test results. Inadequate health literacy/numeracy is a major challenge in patients with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes self-management requires both knowledge of what to do […]

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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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