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Syndromic Craniosynostosis – PediaCast 440

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Drs Gregory Pearson and Ibrahim Khansa visit the studio as we explore syndromic craniosynostosis. This condition impacts growth of a baby’s skull. We discuss the cause, symptoms, diagnosis, management, complications and long-term outlook for […]

Tooth Care for Kids and Teens – PediaCast 439

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Janice Townsend returns to the PediaCast Studio as we conclude our dental trilogy. This week we explore tooth care for kids and teens, including brushing and flossing (of course), fluoride, cavities, fillings, root […]

Diabetes, Kara and the (Not So) Dire Beastie – PediaCast 438

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Kara & the (Not So) Dire Beastie is an animated series aimed at helping young patients and their families better understand type 1 diabetes. Series creators, Dr Angelina Bernier and Alan Caudel, visit the […]

Grandparents, Nail Polish, Heroin and Driving – PediaCast 437

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we cover more news parents can use. Topics include abusive caregivers, grandparents and their dangerous drug habits, hazards of personal care products, teenage heroin use, teen suicide, driver education for those with […]

Keeping Kids Safe – PediaCast 436

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our Pediatrics in Plain Language Panel returns as we consider keeping kids safe at home and away. We share important tips aimed at preventing broken bones, burns, choking, drowning, head injuries, poisoning and more. […]

Bikes & Babies, Safe Cookware, Adults with Autism – PediaCast 435

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description This week we answer more listener questions. Topics include traveling with infants, bikes and babies, toddlers who bite, safe cookware, the meningitis B vaccine and adults with autism. Plus we’ll share how to get […]

Athletes with Disabilities & Adaptive Sports Medicine – PediaCast 434

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Physical fitness and sports participation benefit everyone, including those challenged by disability. Adaptive sports medicine supports disabled athletes by anticipating need, providing help and connecting families with essential resources. Dr Jonathan Napolitano and Ashley […]

Summer Slide and DIY Sunscreen – PediaCast 433

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Students lose lots of math and reading skills over the summer. We examine the summer slide and offer fun tips for keeping kids on their academic toes during the break. Then we explore sun […]

Anxiety in Children and Teenagers – PediaCast 432

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Anna Kerlek visits the studio as we consider anxiety in children and teenagers. Anxiety is the most common mental health condition in the pediatric population, affecting every age from toddlers to teens. Join […]

What’s Up with Measles and the MMR Vaccine? – PediaCast 431

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description We have a measles problem in the United States with record numbers of infections and large outbreaks in five states. So, what’s up with measles and the MMR vaccine? We explore the disease, including […]