The Book Doctor (copy)

“Clinics serving low-income patients should provide books,” says Dr. Josh Deutsch – so he wrote his own. “It can promote literacy, help shape health behavior and be culturally relevant.”

Dr. Josh Deutsch was looking for ways to give patients relatable take-home stories about the importance of lifestyle decisions in their health. He thought picture books would work—so he started writing and publishing his own. You can request electronic versions by emailing

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