March 02, 2017
There are different types of literacy. Basic literacy can be described as the ability to read and write. Other types of literacy are more complex. In addition of the ability to read and write: Health literacy includes the ability to process and understand health information, and the actions you need to take for good health. Financial literacy includes the ability to understand and make informed choices about personal finances. Food literacy includes the skills and ability to prepare nutritious foods, ranging from reheating food to following recipes.