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Health Literacy for Patients

As you age, your doctor will play an increasingly important role in your life.

So how do you get the most out of each medical appointment?

WOSU reporter Christina Morgan asked doctors and pharmacists that question. They had plenty of useful tips on how to get the most out of each medical appointment, which could help cut down on doctors' visits.

Here are the doctors' orders:

Before the appointment:

During the visit:

And a good idea in general:

Take a quiz for patients.

Here are some more trustworthy sources for patients: