Yearly Archives: 2018

Button Batteries & Honey, Retro Toddler – PediaCast 408

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Anne Zachry visits the studio as we explore her new book from the American Academy of Pediatrics, Retro Toddler: More Than 100 Old-School Activities to Boost Development. We also consider the benefit of […]

Healthy Summer Meals – PediaCast 407

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Liz Weiss visits the studio as we explore healthy summer meals. Liz is a registered dietician, food blogger, podcaster, YouTuber, cookbook author and all-around family nutrition expert. We’ll consider healthy options for summertime eating, […]

Playing it Safe in the Summer – PediaCast 406

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our Pediatrics in Plain Language Panel returns to the studio as we explore summer safety. Dr Alex Rakowsky and Dr Mary Ann Abrams share plenty of tips for keeping your kids injury-free this warm-weather […]

If You Dream It, You Can Do It – PediaCast 405

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description I had the pleasure of welcoming Ashley Eckstein to the studio today. She is an actress, author and entrepreneur! Perhaps best-known as the voice of Ahsoka Tano on Star Wars: The Clone Wars and […]

Self-Care & Wellness for Moms – PediaCast 404

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dayna Kurtz, author of Mother Matters: A Holistic Guide to Being a Happy, Healthy Mom, joins Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio to explore self-care and wellness for moms. We hope you can join […]

Measles, Junk Food, Depression – PediaCast 403

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we cover more news parents can use! Topics include screen-free week; the impact of motherly depression on her child’s IQ; liquid nicotine and e-cigarette safety; protecting children from junk food ads; and […]

Transitioning Your Teenager to Young Adulthood – PediaCast 402

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we consider the transition of teenagers to young adulthood. It’s important to start early and gradually encourage participation, critical thinking and responsibility. Clinical social workers, Michele Buck and Rebecca Furru, visit the […]

Pants-Wetting, Meat-Eating, Floor-Scooting, Doctor-Choosing – PediaCast 401

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description We answer more of YOUR questions this week! Topics include toddler urinary accidents during the day, meat consumption in young kids, crawling and scooting instead of walking, and choosing the right doctor for your […]

Fatherly Stress, Hoverboards, Teen Drivers – PediaCast 400

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we explore more news parents can use! Topics include fatherly stress at the time of conception, safe infant sleep in the care of babysitters, hoverboard hazards, vaccine rates in those with autism, […]

Parenting with Science – PediaCast 399

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Tracy Cutchlow visits the studio to talk about her book Zero to Five: 70 Essential Parenting Tips Based on Science. Discover evidence-based recommendations on a variety of topics, including sleep, meal time, play time, […]