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Child Safety Link and Parachute are encouraging Maritimers to ride together and prevent cycling injuries this spring/summer

HALIFAX, NS— May 4-10, 2015 is Safe Kids Week across the country and this year’s theme is Bicycle Safety. Cycling is a leading cause of unintentional injury hospitalization in Canadian kids under the age of 14. Child Safety Link (CSL) at the IWK Health Centre is partnering with Parachute to raise awareness of cycling safety in order to help prevent riding-related injuries this summer.

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Winter Storm Message for IWK Patients and Families – March 19, 2015

Due to the yesterday’s storm, we are still advising patients to please call before heading out for scheduled appointments. Also, if the conditions are such that a patient does not want to travel, we are happy to work with patients and families to reschedule.

Please see below for a list of closures, today, March 19, 2015:

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Winter Storm Update for IWK Patients and Families

As we head into tomorrow, March 19, we are still advising patients to call before heading out for scheduled appointments. Also, if the conditions are such that a patient does not want to travel, we are happy to work with patients and families to reschedule. We are continually assessing the situation and will provide updates as they become available.

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