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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 […]

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. […]