Yearly Archives: 2017

Bee Stings, Emergency Care, Influenza – PediaCast 388

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we explore why bees are more aggressive in the fall and how to prevent and treat their stings. We also cover emergency care for kids. When should you call 911? And does […]

Food as Medicine – PediaCast 387

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we consider food as medicine. We’ll start with the basics of carbohydrates, fats and proteins. How are they beneficial? When and why are they dangerous? Then we’ll explore the use of food […]

Top 10 Pediatric Symptoms – PediaCast 386

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Join us as we examine the top 10 pediatric symptoms. We consider possible causes, let you know when to worry and explore how providers determine a diagnosis and plan treatment. Are you ready for […]

Breakfast & Sports Nutrition – PediaCast 385

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Sports nutrition expert, Jessica Buschmann, joins me in the studio as we consider breakfast and food as fuel for student athletes. We discuss meals, snacks, supplements and hydration. You’ll hear tips on helping picky […]

Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine – PediaCast 384

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Drs Kimberly Wolf, Jen Bryant and Frances Comer stop by the PediaCast Studio to talk about osteopathic manipulative medicine. We explore the differences (and similarities) between MDs and DOs and consider the utility of […]

The Importance of Recess – PediaCast 383

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Michelle Carter, Senior Program Manager for SHAPE America, joins Dr Mike in the PediaCast studio to talk about the importance of recess! We consider health, development and academic benefits of recess, along with evidence-based recommendations […]

The Do Nothing Summer – PediaCast 382

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Pam Lobley joins Dr Mike on PediaCast. She is author of the book Why Can’t We Just Play: What I Did When I Realized My Kids Were Way Too Busy. We discuss the benefits, […]

Sun Safety & Brachial Plexus Injuries – PediaCast 381

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description We begin this week with important reminders on sun safety. Then, Dr Kim Bjorklund stops by to talk about brachial plexus injuries and their treatment. These injuries affect children of all ages, from newborn […]

Drowning, Story Time, Dosing Errors – PediaCast 380

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we cover more pediatric news! Topics include drowning, colic and love, story time strategies, inactive teenagers, smartphones & parenting, lawn mower injuries and medication dosing errors. We hope you can join us! […]