Tag Archives: mental health

Mental Fitness During a Pandemic – PediaCast 458

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_458.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes  Description  Parents and children have many feelings these days, including anxiety, anger, depression and disappointment. These are normal responses to our new reality. We explore the feelings and share practical tips for weathering the […]

Anxiety in Children and Teenagers – PediaCast 432

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_432.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: 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. […]

Fitness Facts & Ideas – PediaCast 409

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_409.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: 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 […]

Babysitting, Smartphones, Social Media and Happiness – PediaCast 395

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_395.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Sara Ross, medical director of Safe Sitter, visits the studio to talk about babysitting classes teens can take to improve safety, skills and confidence. We also consider smartphones, social media and digital […]

Solid Foods, Window Blinds, Genetic Counseling – PediaCast 393

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_393.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description More News Parents Can Use this week as we cover starting solid foods for babies, window-blind safety, anxiety with chronic medical conditions, and the ins and outs of genetic counseling. We hope you […]

Flag Football, Swimming Lessons, Color Blindness – PediaCast 371

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_371.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description We have a big show for you this week! Pediatric news covers cat ownership & mental health, congenital heart disease & school performance, and flag football injuries. Then Lisa Armitage stops by the […]

Thirty-One Gifts & Girls Take Flight – PediaCast 356

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_356.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Today we consider Girls Take Flight, a new partnership between Thirty-One Gifts and Nationwide Children’s. The goal of the program is to raise awareness—and funding—in support of behavioral and mental health challenges specific […]

BPA, Head Lice, Teen Driving – PediaCast 320

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https://traffic.libsyn.com/pediacast/pediacast_320.mp3Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes DESCRIPTION Join Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio for more News Parents Can Use. This week’s topics include a new study on MMR and autism, sleep safety in car seats and infant carriers, an […]