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Society & culture mental illness and limited literacy twitter scant research is available on the impact of limited literacy on mental health lincoln, the interim director of northeastern's institute for urban health research, hopes to change that. To estimate the prevalence of low health literacy, and evaluate the impact of low health literacy on outcomes in patients with chronic musculoskeletal conditions studies were included if they measured health literacy and/or reported on the link between outcomes and health literacy levels in. Objective:low mental health literacy (mhl) is widespread in the general population and even more so among racial and ethnic minority groups mental health first aid (mhfa) aims to improve mhl the objective of this study was to determine the impact of mhfa on perceptions of confidence about mhl. F e a t u r e coral l smith ian m shochet queensland university of technology, australia the impact of mental health literacy on helpseeking intentions: results of a pilot study with first year psychology students. You have free access to this content impact of health literacy on depressive symptoms and mental health-related: quality of life among adults with addiction.