February 15, 2017
Literacy can be described as the ability to read and write. There are different types of literacy. For example, food literacy is the skills and ability to prepare nutritious foods, ranging from reheating food to following recipes. Financial literacy is the ability to understand and make informed choices about personal finances. Health literacy is more complex. In addition to the ability to read and write, it includes the ability to process and understand health information, and the actions you need to take for good health.