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July 2011• #16
A Note from the Medical Editor
Summer is a time that most kids look forward to, but despite a parent’s best efforts, summer bummers--such as sunburns, stings and splinters--can still happen. is here to help with tips on summer health and safety so you and your family can get on with the fun!
Jennifer Shu, MD, FAAP
Medical Editor,
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