Health literacy is an increasingly important issue amongst scholars of health studies and medical practitioners. This essay seeks to understand how health knowledge is co-constructed by different agencies and the role of health communication in this process can contribute to everyday-ing health literacy. In addition, this essay attempts to understand how health communication becomes an everyday practice in identifying disease-specific needs. Copyright © 2016 The Author(s).
|Title of host publication||Communicating, networking, interacting: The international year of global understanding – IYGU|
|Editors||Margaret E. ROBERTSON|
|Place of Publication||Switzerland|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing|
|ISBN (Print)||9783319454702, 9783319454719|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
CitationTsang, E. P. k., & Hui, D. L. H. (2016). Everyday-ing health literacy and the imperative of health communication: A critical agenda. In M. E. Robertson (Ed.), Communicating, networking, interacting: The international year of global understanding – IYGU (pp. 63-70). Switzerland: Springer International Publishing.
- Health literacy
- Everyday health needs