Health Education

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Health Literacy of America’s Adults: Results from the 2003 National Assessment of Adult Literacy

2007

This August 2007 webcast shares findings from the Health Literacy of America’s Adults, which disseminates results from the health literacy component of the National Assessment of Adult Literacy (NAAL).

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Advancing Health Literacy: Meeting the Needs of Adult Learners

2008

This September 2008 webcast focuses on new and emerging topics in health literacy.

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Expecting the Best

2009

This resource is a wellness curriculum for English as a Second Language (ESL) students.

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Staying Healthy: An English Learner’s Guide to Health Care and Healthy Living

2008

The Staying Healthy resource guide is an informational resource for students or patients, but can also be used to address ESOL competencies with the accompanying Teacher’s Guide. The main book includes sections on health care, your doctor, medicines, nutrition, chronic diseases, and general rules of staying healthy. There are also two addendums, which cover coping with stress and womens’ health. Written at the 4th-5th grade reading level, this book has a host of photographs and illustrations to help English learners better grasp the concepts and vocabulary presented in the publication.

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