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Exercise-Induced Asthma – PediaCast 427

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Breathing problems should not keep kids and teens from playing sports! Dr Tom Pommering and Allison Strouse visit the studio as we explore best practices for identifying exercise-induced asthma, treating symptoms and supporting young […]

Ear Infections and Ear Tubes; Outdoor Fun and Spring Injuries – PediaCast 426

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our Pediatrics in Plain Language Panel returns as we consider ear infections and ear tubes. Plus, warm weather is on the way (finally!) We have terrific ideas for outdoor fun… and tips for responding […]

Paging Dr Google: Tips for Finding the Best Medical Information Online – PediaCast 425

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we explore tips for finding trustworthy medical information online. What is the best way to search? Which sites and social media should you visit? Who can you trust… and how do you […]

Sports Physicals – PediaCast 424

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Jim MacDonald and Dr Peter Kriz visit the PediaCast Studio as we consider the pre-participation sports physical. What makes this visit different than a well-child exam? What are the important components and where […]

Infant Teething and Toddler Tooth Care – PediaCast 423

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Janice Townsend is Chief of Dentistry at Nationwide Children’s. She joins us to answer questions about infant teething and tooth care for babies and toddlers. We explore symptom relief, brushing, fluoride, cavities, thumb-sucking […]

Polar Vortex, Toddler Sleep, Baby on the Way – PediaCast 422

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description It’s winter in Ohio and the Polar Vortex is here! This week we cover cold-weather safety, including tips for preventing, recognizing and treating frostbite and hypothermia. We also answer a pair of listener questions […]

Ibuprofen Allergy, Fever Truths and Myths – PediaCast 421

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we answer a listener question about severe ibuprofen allergy (anaphylaxis) and examine truths and myths surrounding fever. We hope you can join us! Topics Teething Necklaces Ibuprofen Allergy Anaphylaxis Fever Febrile Seizures […]

Feed the Baby Hummus: Parenting Practices Around the World – PediaCast 420

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Lisa Lewis, author of Feed the Baby Hummus, visits this week as we explore parenting practices from countries and cultures around the world. We hope you can join us! Topics Feed the Baby […]

Influencers and Worries… According to Kids! – PediaCast 419

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Highlights magazine returns to PediaCast to talk about their annual State of the Kid Report. This year’s focus is “the influences and worries of a generation ready to stand up and do what’s right.” […]

Antibiotic Awareness – PediaCast 418

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description It is antibiotic awareness week! Join us as we reach into the PediaCast archive and share an interview with Dr Preeti Jaggi on antibiotic stewardship. We introduce the concept and share steps medical providers […]