Tag Archives: Health education

Health Literacy in the News: A Doc/Patient Story

The following post appeared on the The Health and Literacy Discussion List.      Julie Kinney poses some interesting questions for further reflection.    She writes: “Check out this story about an “Aha!” moment for a doctor. http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/07/07/a-problem-in-following-doctors-orders/ A few questions: 1. How … Continue reading

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Health Literacy Innovations Launches the 2011 National Health Literacy Innovators Award

The following announcement was posted on the Health and Literacy Discussion List. “Health Literacy Innovations, creator of the Health Literacy Advisor, the nation’s first and most comprehensive health literacy software tool, today announced the launch of the 2011 National Health … Continue reading

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Exploring Careers in Medical Science and Health

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. LifeWorks http://science.education.nih.gov/LifeWorks.nsf/feature/index.htm LifeWorks® is an interactive career exploration web site for middle and high school students. Users can browse for information on more than 100 medical science and health careers by title, … Continue reading

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