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State Surgeon General Teaches Children about Mosquito Bite Prevention

By Florida Department of Health, Office of Communications

April 03, 2017

State Surgeon General Teaches Children about Mosquito Bite Prevention

Florida Health celebrated Children’s Week by participating in Storybook Village, a series of interactive storytelling booths.

As part of the activities, State Surgeon General Dr. Celeste Philip read the “Be a hero…Spill the water!” book to a group of children in the Florida State Capitol Courtyard.

“Be a hero…Spill the water!” is a book for children that illustrates the importance of practicing basic mosquito bite prevention while also promoting reading.

An electronic version of can be viewed here.