Yearly Archives: 2018

Baby Hearing Loss, Hand Washing, Reading Comprehension – PediaCast 412

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we answer listener questions and take a sneak peek into the future of pediatric medicine. Topics include baby hearing loss, hand-washing and family dynamics, reading comprehension, 3D-printed replacement bone, ketamine for teenage depression […]

Salmonella, Meningitis, Teenage Endometriosis – PediaCast 411

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Leslie Appiah visits the PediaCast Studio as we explore teenage endometriosis. Discover the cause, symptoms, work-up, treatment and long-term outlook for those affected. Also reviewed this week: salmonella and meningitis. We hope you […]

Lawn Mowers & Clubfoot – PediaCast 410

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Amanda Whitaker visits the studio as we explore the cause, diagnosis and treatment of a common birth defect: clubfoot. We also consider lawn mower safety with tips and best practices for trimming the […]

Fitness Facts & Ideas – PediaCast 409

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we review bicycle safety (hint: helmets are REALLY important!). Then our Pediatrics in Plain Language Panel returns as we consider fitness facts and ideas for all ages. Whether the sun is shining… […]

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 […]