present Carol L. Otis, M.D., and Roger Goldingay,
authors of Campus Health Guide: The College Student's
Handbook for Healthy Living (1989). This new book offers
non-judgmental and clearly presented information
about a range of health issues that affect young adults,
including: nutrition, exercise, common medical problems, dental health, emergencies, sexual health, alcohol
and other drugs, and environmental health hazards.
The authors' goal is to give students both the information and motivation they need to develop and maintain good health habits. It is only when students know the
risk factors they face, say the authors, that they can
make choices and changes in their lifestyles early
enough to minimize problems and ensure a healthy
Dr. Otis graduated from Scripps College in 1971.
Presently she is staff physician of the Student Health
Service at UCLA and medical director of its Fitness
Inventory Testing Program. A graduate of the University of Southern California Medical School, she did her internship and residency at Harvard's Beth Israel
Hospital. She has taught at the UCLA Medical School.
During the 1984 Olympic Games, Dr. Otis was floor
physician for gymnastics.
Roger Goldingay was formerly a professional soccer
player for the Seattle Sounders and Portland Timbers.
Presently he is a freelance writer, specializing in medical
and sports subjects, and a professional photographer.
His travels have taken him around the world. He met
Dr. Otis in 1980 in the Galapagos Islands. His articles
and photographs have appeared in Runner's World,
Inside Sports, and many other publications. He and Dr.
Otis are married to one another.
The Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum invites you to
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7:00 lecture. Please fill out and return the enclosed
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