Yearly Archives: 2021

Medical Clowns: Joy and Laughter Are Good Medicine – PediaCast 492

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_492.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Kristie Koehler Vuocolo visits the studio as we consider medical clowning and the impact of joy and laughter on childhood health and wellness. These aren’t your everyday clowns! Learn how improvisational theater… at […]

AwkTalk: Conversations on Sex and Reproductive Health – PediaCast 491

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_491.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Meg Kane and Sarah Saxbe visit the studio as we consider AwkTalk: a school-based program focused on sex education and reproductive health. Learn why this program is important and how kids, teens and […]

Your Child’s Breathing – PediaCast 490

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_490.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our Pediatrics in Plain Language Panel is back in the house as we explore your child’s breathing. We cover many terms and topics, including periodic breathing, respiratory distress, coughing, wheezing, stridor, asthma and […]

Managing Chronic Pain – PediaCast 489

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_489.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Lindsey Vater and Dr Alex Rospert visit the studio as we explore chronic pain. Nearly one-third of children and teenagers experience pain that lasts more than three months. Discover why it happens […]

Family Finances – PediaCast 488

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_488.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Renee Clouser visits the studio as we explore family finances. Money management touches all aspects of life, including physical and mental health. Learn strategies for creating a budget, establishing an emergency fund, paying […]

A Kid Again – PediaCast 487

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_487.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Jennifer Koma and Travis Gulling visit the studio as we explore A Kid Again. This national organization strives to “give illness a time out” by helping families who have a child with a […]

Tackling Boredom – PediaCast 486

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_486.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Parker Huston visits the studio as we tackle boredom. A parent’s instinct may be to step in and solve their child’s boredom, but this may do more harm than good. Boredom provides […]

COVID-19 Vaccines – PediaCast 485

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_485.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr David Stukus visits the studio as we explore COVID-19 vaccines. Learn about the various types, including how each one works and expected side effects. We discuss the clinical trials and FDA approval […]

Your Child’s Mouth and Throat – PediaCast 484

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_484.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our Plain Language Panel returns to the studio as Dr Mary Ann Abrams and Dr Alex Rakowsky explore common conditions affecting the mouth and throat. We cover choking, swallowed objects, teething, sore throat […]

Congenital Heart Disease – PediaCast 483

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_483.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Thomas Glenn and Tawanna Nishibayashi visit the studio as we consider congenital heart disease and its impact on children and families. You’ll hear two difficult (and inspiring) journeys through hypoplastic left heart […]