All posts by Dr. Darren Larsen

Chief Medical Officer, OntarioMD

Improving Health Literacy Using Technology: Can More Access and Information Improve Our Health?

Many Canadians have low health literacy and may not understand the link between health information and how it informs their care choices: more than 60% of Canadians and 88% of seniors are estimated to have less than adequate health literacy skills (for example, not understanding the link between smoking and certain cancers). Canadians also lack … Continue reading Improving Health Literacy Using Technology: Can More Access and Information Improve Our Health?