Tag Archives: safety

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 […]

Polar Vortex, Toddler Sleep, Baby on the Way – PediaCast 422

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description It’s winter in Ohio and the Polar Vortex is here! This week we cover cold-weather safety, including tips for preventing, recognizing and treating frostbite and hypothermia. We also answer a pair of listener questions […]

Lawn Mowers & Clubfoot – PediaCast 410

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Amanda Whitaker visits the studio as we explore the cause, diagnosis and treatment of a common birth defect: clubfoot. We also consider lawn mower safety with tips and best practices for trimming the […]

Playing it Safe in the Summer – PediaCast 406

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our Pediatrics in Plain Language Panel returns to the studio as we explore summer safety. Dr Alex Rakowsky and Dr Mary Ann Abrams share plenty of tips for keeping your kids injury-free this warm-weather […]

AEDs, Vaccine Safety, Amusement Rides – PediaCast 251

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Subscribe: Android | RSSJoin Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio for more answers to listener questions. This week we cover the Boston Marathon bombing, automated external defibrillators, vaccine safety and the history of the MMR-Autism fiasco, up-close screen time's effect […]