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Health Literacy and Plain Language for Health

Resources to help you create linguistically and culturally appropriate materials.

Health Literacy Tool Shed

Health Literacy Out Loud Podcast

Evaluating Health Information



This guide was created by C.J. Wong, M.S., M.S.

Health Literacy and Plain Language for Health

This guide is for students in the Health Sciences wanting to learn more about health literacy and creating linguistically and culturally appropriate resources.   

Plain Language and Health Literacy Resources


Cultural Humility: People, Principles, & Practices from filmmaker Vivian Chavez

Cultural Humility

Health Literacy and Plain Language Electronic Books @McQuade

Health Literacy Print Books @McQuade