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Sick Kids & Child Care, Neck Injuries - PediaCast 353

September 14, 2016 - 12:57pm
We have two interviews for you this week. Dr Andy Hashikawa joins us for a discussion on sick kids and child care. Where can providers and parents find guidelines on keeping kids home? And how well do child care centers follow these guidelines? We’ll take a look. Dr Julie Leonard also stops by for a discussion on pediatric cervical spine injuries. We hope you can join us!
Categories: Parenting Ideas

Childhood Vaccines - part 2 - PediaCast 352

September 7, 2016 - 12:42pm
Dr Michael Brady returns to the PediaCast Studio for part 2 of our discussion on childhood vaccines. Today we cover Influenza, Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Chickenpox, Hepatitis A, Meningococcal and HPV. We also explore common concerns for moms and dads: are kids getting too many shots? Can their immune systems handle these injections? And what about alternate vaccine schedules? We hope you can join us!
Categories: Parenting Ideas

Childhood Vaccines - part 1 - PediaCast 351

August 31, 2016 - 1:55pm
Dr Michael Brady joins Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio for a two-part series on childhood vaccines. Today we cover Hepatitis B, Diphtheria, Tetanus, Pertussis, Hib, Polio, Rotavirus and the Pneumococcal vaccine. We also explore how immunizations work, talk about herd immunity, and walk through a risk/benefit analysis of the vaccine decision. We hope you can join us!
Categories: Parenting Ideas

Cutting & Self-Harm - PediaCast 350

August 24, 2016 - 12:33pm
Dr Raymond Troy visits Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio to talk about cutting and other forms of self-harm. We discuss reasons teenagers injure themselves, along with risk factors and associated mental health conditions. Where can families turn for help? And what treatment strategies are most effective? It’s an important topic… we hope you can join us!
Categories: Parenting Ideas

10 YEARS, Insect Bites, Parenting Books - PediaCast 349

July 19, 2016 - 1:35pm
PediaCast celebrates TEN YEARS of podcasts for parents! We mark the anniversary by answering more of your questions. Topics include insect bites, home wound care, and the best parenting books on the market today. We hope you can join us!
Categories: Parenting Ideas

Water Safety - PediaCast 348

July 13, 2016 - 2:25pm
Dr Lara McKenzie stops by the PediaCast Studio to talk about water safety. We discuss creating and maintaining a safe swim environment, pool rules and supervision tips. Also covered: hot tub and bath tub safety. We hope you can join us!
Categories: Parenting Ideas

Mealtime & Playtime, Pastoral Care, C-Sections & Allergies - PediaCast 347

July 6, 2016 - 2:15pm
We have lots of guests in the PediaCast Studio this week! Dr Amy Sternstein and Dr Liz Zmuda stop by to talk about Parenting at Mealtime and Playtime. The Reverend Susan Kyser discusses the Pastoral Care program at Nationwide Children’s and Dr David Stukus helps us answer a listener question pertaining to c-sections and allergies. We hope you can join us too!
Categories: Parenting Ideas

Full Moon, Taxi Rides, Preventing Cavities - PediaCast 346

June 22, 2016 - 10:12am
Join Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio for more news parents can use! This week we cover Zofran & birth defects, swaddling babies & sudden death (SIDS), the full moon’s effect on behavior, taxi and Uber safety, and pop stars & bad food. Dr Sam Weisz also stops by to talk about Sugar Bugs, dental care and cavity prevention.
Categories: Parenting Ideas

Cry It Out, Cuts & Scrapes, Herpes or Hand Foot Mouth - PediaCast 345

June 15, 2016 - 2:01pm
We are back with more news parents can use! This week we explore smoking & schizophrenia, techniques for helping babies sleep at night, and the effect early walking has on bone strength. Dr Michael Dunn stops by to talk about summertime cuts and scrapes. And we answer a listener question related to herpes and hand foot mouth disease. We hope you can join us!
Categories: Parenting Ideas

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