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The Power of Play in Childhood – PediaCast 519

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Show Notes Description “Play time” is important for child development. Structured and unstructured play develops and sharpens skills needed in adulthood. Group play teaches cooperation and conflict resolution. And playing with parents strengthens bonds and sheds light on passions and […]

Button Batteries & Honey, Retro Toddler – PediaCast 408

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Show Notes Description Dr Anne Zachry visits the studio as we explore her new book from the American Academy of Pediatrics, Retro Toddler: More Than 100 Old-School Activities to Boost Development. We also consider the benefit of giving honey when […]

The Intuitive Parent – PediaCast 337

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Show Notes Description Dr. Stephen Camarata from Vanderbilt joins Dr Mike for a discussion on parental instinct and child development. We also cover chewing speed and the role it plays in weight gain, killing bacteria… with a virus, turtles & […]