Health literacy and the school curriculum : The example of Finland
Paakkari, O., & Paakkari, L. (2019). Health literacy and the school curriculum : The example of Finland. In O. Okan, U. Bauer, D. Levin-Zamir, P. Pinheiro, & K. Sørensen (Eds.), International Handbook of Health Literacy : Research, practice and policy across the lifespan (pp. 521-534). Policy Press. http://www.oapen.org/search?identifier=1005225
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Adolescent Health Literacy and Neighbourhood Features : HBSC Findings from Czech Republic, Poland, and Slovakia Kleszczewska, Dorota; Porwit, Katarzyna; Boberova, Zuzana; Sigmund, Eric; Vasickova, Jana; Paakkari, Leena (MDPI AG, 2021)The role of supportive environments on health, wellbeing, and longevity has been widely recognized. However, there is no strong empirical evidence on the association between health literacy (HL) as a particular health-related ...
Measuring Health Literacy in Childhood and Adolescence with the Scale Health Literacy in School-Aged Children – German Version : The Psychometric Properties of the German-Language Version of the WHO Health Survey Scale HLSAC Fischer, Saskia M.; Dadaczynski, Kevin; Sudeck, Gorden; Rathmann, Katharina; Paakkari, Olli; Paakkari, Leena; Bilz, Ludwig; the HBSC Study Group Germany (Hogrefe Publishing Group, 2022)Health literacy can help explain health inequalities in childhood and adolescence. However, suitable instruments for assessing health literacy in this age group are rare, especially in the German-speaking countries. One ...