CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Lisa Price Stevens is hosting a book release party for her newest book, “What’s That? A Tale of Cholesterol” (ISBN-10: 1412085705). The event is being held on Thursday, March 22 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Kangaroo Jac’s Indoor Playground. Located at 830 Professional Place, Chesapeake, Virginia. Kids jump for free with a book purchase.

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Jump for Healthy Kids! is the plan author of What’s That? Lisa Price Stevens has in mind to promote her new book. This book will humorously teach your child about healthy food choices.

The story is about a young boy who takes a trip to the market with his grandmother. While at the market he stumbles across a strange jar that has him asking “what’s that?” The answer leads him on a journey of learning about cultural influences on eating and making healthy choices.

“Hats off to a great book about Cholesterol! What’s That? A Tale of Cholesterol by Dr. Lisa Price Stevens is a brilliant read for all ages. It portrays important information and answers questions about cholesterol. As we all know, high cholesterol is the culprit to many unpleasant health conditions and one way to tackle this hearty subject is through education and enlightenment. The author does this well. This book explores this health concern in a child-friendly way and is suitable for all ages. The illustrations are stylish and give out warmth that captures the audience’s attention. It’s a great book to read to your young ones or even bring in for show and tell. Cholesterol should be understood and taken seriously. This clever and entertaining tale about this hot topic is brought to life by our very own Dr. Lisa Price Stevens. Indeed, it is a fine read and I recommend this to all.” — Sharon S. Gray, Essentially Woman Writing Group, Bahiyah Magazine

“What’s That? effortlessly blended cultural heritage, age appropriate context, and medically accurate information to create a touching yet thought provoking tale…about cholesterol! I truly love this book for children as well as parents.” — Dr. Latricia Baker, Pediatrician

About Lisa Price Stevens, M. D. FACP
Dr. Price Stevens is a native of Virginia Beach, Virginia. She attended college at Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia. She obtained her Doctorate of Medicine degree in 1993 from The Medical College of Virginia. She has been a community faculty member of Eastern Virginia Medical School, and practiced Internal Medicine in Norfolk, Virginia.

Dr. Stevens is currently on sabbatical to promote her children’s books and wellness initiative, Dr. Health, LLC ( Dr. Price Stevens has received numerous awards; she is very active in the community organizing fund raisers and health fairs. She has made countless television appearances, as well being a medical expert for a monthly health program sponsored by national public radio.

She has written many health articles and conducted health seminars for local institutions and corporations. She prides herself in treating her patients mind, body and soul. Dr. Stevens whole heartedly believes in preventive medicine. Her philosophy is that preventive medicine is like a vaccination, if given in the proper doses, and early enough, it may prevent disease. Dr. Stevens is married and has three children.

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