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Health Literacy Month Reminds Us to be Thoughtful about Our Communication

By On October 13, 2015

Health literacy, which his defined as the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information and services needed to make appropriate health decisions, remains a critical issue in health communication.… Read More

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Health Literacy Initiative Focuses on Provider Education

By On April 3, 2015

If you’ve been a loyal reader of the HealthComU, you know that health literacy is a “pet” topic of mine. At my “daytime” job, I am managing editor at MMG, my job… Read More

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Seasonal Affective Disorder: When Feeling Sad is More than Just Sad

By On December 8, 2014

For some people (myself included) this time of year truly is the most wonderful time of the year. But for others, this time of year is associated with feelings of depression, tension,… Read More