A seminar presentation by Gill Rowlands, Professor, University of Newcastle and Aarhus University

Health Information to Promote Health Literacy Seminar, Leeds, 2015.

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Low health literacy is associated with poorer health and higher mortality. Complex health materials are a barrier to health. This observational study assesses the literacy and numeracy skills required to understand commonly used English health information materials, and to describe population skills in relation to these.