Maple Kidz Clinic is happy to announce the addition of two new General Pediatricians to the clinic, Dr. Charlene Stirling and Dr. Samantha Witt. Both Dr. Stirling and Dr. Witt are available for consultations as well as are accepting new patients. Please contact the office to schedule an appointment.
Summer time is a chance for us to finally get outdoors in the beautiful sunshine. Enjoying safe sun exposure is important for good health, particularly after enduring a long winter. However, parents need to keep in mind the risk of injury by harmful UV rays. Chidlren who are fair skinned, freckled, or those who burn easily, are particularly at risk, as are people with a family history of melanoma.
Here are some tips from the Canadian Pediatric Society on how to protect yourself and your children during the summer months: