Friday, October 2, 2015

Health Literacy Month @ SCLLN Member Libraries

Health Literacy Month @ SCLLN Member Libraries

League of California Cities Shines Spotlight on Library’s Health Literacy Program   SCLLN Blog: 7.26.2015

SCLLN Health Literacy Resources


  Organizations - Blogs - Exercises - Pronunciation & More

Provides stories that you can see and hear about various health and safety topics.

Activities to study and practice questions before going to a medical appointment. The 3 questions will help you make the most of your time with a health care provider.

Easy-to-Read: a list of easy-to-read materials by condition – MedlinePlus

Healthy Roads: You can read, listen to, or watch the health information here.

These animated videos show the anatomy of body parts and organ systems and how diseases and conditions affect them

Provides plain language translations for high-level medical terms.

Dialogues to rehearse potential conversations with doctors and activities to increase your health vocabulary. May be useful for ESL students and for native speakers of English.

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