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Pediatric Orthopedic Oncology – PediaCast 551

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Show Notes Description Dr Thomas Scharschmidt visits the studio as we consider pediatric orthopedic oncology. Bone cancers, such as osteosarcoma and Ewing sarcoma, are more common in children than adults. We explore the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and long-term outlook for […]

Flying Horse Farms: A SeriousFun Camp for Kids with Serious Illness – PediaCast 550

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Show Notes Description Drs Bethany Uhl and Megan Schaefer visit the studio as we explore Flying Horse Farms: A SeriousFun Camp for Kids with Serious Illness. Learn what it takes to offer a summer camp for children with chronic and […]

Asthma Update – PediaCast 549

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Show Notes Description Dr Lisa Ulrich visits the studio as we provide an asthma update! Discover the latest treatment strategies aimed at keeping this common condition under control and out of the hospital. We hope you can join us! Topic […]

Social Determinants of Health – PediaCast 548

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Show Notes Description Our Plain Language Panel visits the studio as we consider social determinants of health. Food, housing, safe neighborhoods and quality education impact child development, health and wellness. We explore these relationships and share ideas for rallying around […]

Pediatric Preventive Cardiology – PediaCast 547

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Show Notes Description Dr Andrew Tran visits the studio as we explore pediatric preventive cardiology. Heart disease is the leading cause of death in U.S. adults, but the process that leads to heart attacks and strokes begins in childhood. By […]

Cannabis Edibles and Young Children: A Dangerous Combination! – PediaCast 546

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Show Notes Description Dr Christopher Gaw and Dr David Kling visit the studio as we explore the dangers of cannabis edibles in young children. THC-infused gummies, brownies and cookies are widely available… and severe toxicity can result from ingesting just […]

Common Skin Conditions in Athletes – PediaCast 545

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Show Notes Description Dr Reno Ravindran and Eric Leighton visit the studio as we consider common skin conditions in student athletes. Learn the cause, symptoms, treatment, prevention and return-to-play guidelines for ringworm, impetigo, MRSA, molluscum… and more! Topics Skin Conditions […]

Vaginal Birth Defects and Buccal Mucosa Vaginoplasty – PediaCast 544

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Show Notes Description Dr Linda Baker visits the studio as we consider birth defects of the vagina… and the buccal mucosa vaginoplasty. Around 1 in 4,000 girls experience these birth defects, and using tissue from inside the mouth is less […]

Children’s Miracle Network – PediaCast 543

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Show Notes Description Nikki McCool visits the studio as we explore the Children’s Miracle Network. Learn how this organization began… and the many ways it supports patient care, pediatric research, and education. We hope you can join us! Topic Children’s […]

Turner Syndrome – PediaCast 542

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Show Notes Description Dr Jennifer Ladd and Dr Chelsea Kebodeaux visit the studio as we consider Turner Syndrome. We explore the cause, signs and symptoms, diagnosis, management and complications of this common genetic condition. We hope you can join us! […]