OF GOOD HEALTH
Written and illustrated by Sara Luckhaupt, B.A.
Student at Ohio State University, College of Medicine and Public Health as part of the SEARCH program of the
Ohio Department of Health and the National Health Service Corps
With the help of Alvin Jackson, M.D.
Manjali Shastry, M.D. Michele Guoin, B.S.W.
and other staff of
Community Health Services Joseph Liszak, C.E.O.
410 Birchard Ave. Freemont, Ohio 43420
Preparation for publication by: Patrick J. Harsch, Ph.D. SEARCH Coordinator Ohio Department of Health 246 North High Street Columbus, Ohio 43215-2412
A is for APPLE.
To keep yourself healthy, eat lots of apples and other good stuff.
B is for BRUSHING YOUR TEETH.
Brush two times each day to keep your teeth healthy, right down to the roots.
C is for CLEAN WATER.
Use it for bathing, and drink some each day.
D is for DOCTORS AND DENTISTS.
They want you to get better, so do what they say.
E is for EXERCISE.
Run, ride a bike, or play sports if strong muscles are your goal.
F is for FIRE SAFETY.
If your clothes catch on fire: stop, drop, and roll.
G is for GROW.
Eat fruits and vegetables, meats, breads, and cheeses, because G is for GROW.
H is for HELMET.
When you get on your bike, put on a helmet before you can go.
I is for IMMUNIZATIONS.
They're the shots the nurse gives you so you won't get sick.
J is for JUICE.
Instead of drinking pop, juice is a good drink to pick.
K is for KITCHEN SAFETY.
Be very careful around hot stoves and sharp knives.
L is for LIFE JACKETS.
Near rivers and lakes, they save lots...