Tag Archives: Alexander T. Rakowsky

Family Literacy & Great Books for Every Age – PediaCast 417

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description November is Family Literacy Month! Dr Alex Rakowsky and Dr Mary Ann Abrams visit the studio as we explore the many benefits of reading. We share tips for nurturing a child’s love of written […]

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… […]

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 […]

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 […]

Bee Stings, Emergency Care, Influenza – PediaCast 388

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we explore why bees are more aggressive in the fall and how to prevent and treat their stings. We also cover emergency care for kids. When should you call 911? And does […]

The Athlete’s Foot & Health Literacy – PediaCast 354

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description October is Health Literacy Month! What exactly is health literacy and why is it important? Dr Mary Ann Abrams and Dr Alex Rakowsky stop by the studio to share their experience and perspective. The […]