Yearly Archives: 2018

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, […]

Rare Genetic Diseases – PediaCast 398

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Join us for a look at rare genetic diseases. One or another of these conditions affects 30 million Americans, which means taken as a whole, they aren’t really rare! Dan Koboldt (principal investigator with […]

Wintertime Blues – PediaCast 397

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our “Pediatrics in Plain Language” panel returns to the studio as we explore the wintertime blues. We consider some reasons for “feeling down” this time of year, including decreased sunlight and physical activity, sleep […]

Red Blood Cells & Rocket Launches – PediaCast 396

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we answer your questions about laryngomalacia, noise sensitivity and G6PD deficiency. We also consider the recent test flight of Falcon Heavy and how watching a rocket launch can ignite a child's love […]

Babysitting, Smartphones, Social Media and Happiness – PediaCast 395

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Sara Ross, medical director of Safe Sitter, visits the studio to talk about babysitting classes teens can take to improve safety, skills and confidence. We also consider smartphones, social media and digital content… […]

Toddler Tantrums, Eye Injuries, Childhood Mortality – PediaCast 394

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Brandy Hunt visits the studio this week to talk about toddler temper tantrums. We also consider influenza, eye injuries from non-powder guns, bariatric surgery and heart health, child mortality in the United States […]

Solid Foods, Window Blinds, Genetic Counseling – PediaCast 393

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description More News Parents Can Use this week as we cover starting solid foods for babies, window-blind safety, anxiety with chronic medical conditions, and the ins and outs of genetic counseling. We hope you can […]

Hypothermia, Frostbite, Basketball Injuries – PediaCast 392

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Winter has arrived! This week, we describe warning signs for hypothermia and frostbite and provide tips on keeping kids safe when the temperature drops. The sports medicine team also visits the studio to discuss […]