Advancing Health Literacy Among Hispanic Immigrants: The Intersection Between Education and Health

Francisco Soto Mas, Holly E. Jacobson
  • Health Promotion Practice, March 2018, SAGE Publications
  • DOI: 10.1177/1524839918761865

Health literacy and education

What is it about?

Improved education -general education- should result in increased health literacy among Latinos

Why is it important?

Current efforts to improve health literacy have not yielded positive results at the population level.


Francisco Soto Mas
University of New Mexico College of Population Health

The results of the study has implications for research and practice

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