"Be a Health Literacy Hero" in your class by discussing the importance of understanding health information. Health Literacy Month is designed to improve the way we communicate about health and help people make informed decisions. Health literacy includes learning about public health issues, understanding mental health challenges, and creating personal health goals.
This collection of resources explores issues of health, medicine, and healthy living. Find a series of easy-to-read booklets introducing students to the science of asthma and allergies, high blood pressure, diabetes, and obesity. Learn about how germs work in the body, how antibotics can help, and the concept of infectious diseases. Encourage your students to make better choices regarding exercise and nutrition.