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Take charge of your health

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In: Health skills

What you’ll learn...

  • What to expect when you visit a doctor or
    hospital
  • How to talk about your health
  • How to help others talk about their health
  • How to advocate for your health and the
    health of others

Course description

  • What it means to take charge of your health
  • What to expect when you visit a doctor or hospital
  • How to talk with confidence about your health and the health of people you care about

The Take Charge of Your Health course is part of the ABC Health Matters program which helps you increase your comfort and confidence with managing your health. Through the program, you will understand how to better access health care and talk about your health and your family’s health. The ABC Health Matters program courses include: Take Charge of Your Health and Map Out Your Health.

This course is made possible through support in part by the Government of Canada’s Adult Learning, Literacy and Essential Skills program. AbbVie Canada is the founding sponsor of ABC Health Matters. To learn more about the program, please visit the ABC Health Matters website.

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