Tag Archives: education

Orthodontics and Braces – PediaCast 450

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes  Description  Dr Kara Morris visits the PediaCast Studio as we consider orthodontics and braces. We answer the questions parents and kids ask: why are braces needed? Will they hurt? How long do they last? Will […]

Rumination Syndrome – PediaCast 449

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes  Description  Drs Desale Yacob and Ashley Kroon Van Diest visit the studio as we explore rumination syndrome. Learn the cause, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of this condition and discover how it differs from vomiting and […]

Colds and Flu, TV and Exercise, Suicide Prevention – PediaCast 448

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description It’s cold and flu season! We explore these common viral infections, including the cause, symptoms, treatment and prevention. Less TV time and more exercise are important for families… we explain why. And learn about an […]

Croup and Bronchiolitis – PediaCast 447

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Join us as we explore two respiratory illnesses circulating in the community: croup and bronchiolitis. Discover the cause, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and natural course of these common viral infections. We also consider the latest […]

Fever, Infections and Medicine – PediaCast 446

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our Pediatrics in Plain Language Panel returns to the studio as we consider fever, infections and medicine. We explore best ways to take a child’s temperature and explain the cause and treatment of fever. […]

Martial Arts & Competitive Dance – PediaCast 445

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description The sports medicine team returns to the studio as we consider martial arts and competitive dance. We explore benefits, training, participation, injuries and rehabilitation for these increasingly popular activities. We hope you can join […]

Halloween Safety & Asthma Express – PediaCast 444

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Halloween is around the corner! This week we cover safety tips for families choosing costumes, carving pumpkins and heading outdoors for tricks and treats. Fall also brings wheezing. We consider the cause, symptoms, diagnosis […]

Influenza & Flu Shots – PediaCast 443

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description A simple flu shot can save your life! PediaCast and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention team up this week to bring you the latest information regarding influenza, including what to expect […]

Communication and Support for Families with Complex Medical Conditions – PediaCast 442

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Over three million children in the United States are challenged by complex medical conditions. This week we discuss communication and support between affected families and their providers. Our panel includes Dr Garey Noritz (chief […]

Newborn Care – PediaCast 441

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description The Pediatrics in Plain Language Panel returns to the studio as we consider newborn care. We explore all things new parents need to know, including infant sleeping, feeding, growing, peeing, pooping, spitting up and […]