Tag Archives: suicide

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 […]

Pilonidal Disease, Infant Walkers, Teen Suicide – PediaCast 416

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Dr Peter Minneci visits the studio as we explore the symptoms, treatment and prevention of pilonidal disease. Also considered this week: MiraLAX and infant-walker safety, texting while driving and teenage suicide. We hope you […]

Wintertime Blues – PediaCast 397

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes Description Our “Pediatrics in Plain Language” panel returns to the studio as we explore the wintertime blues. We consider some reasons for “feeling down” this time of year, including decreased sunlight and physical activity, sleep […]

Teen Suicide – PediaCast 315

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Subscribe: Android | RSSShow Notes DESCRIPTION This week, Dr Mike takes a comprehensive look at Teen Suicide. We discuss the scope of the problem, risk factors, warning signs, prevention strategies, treatment options, long-term outlook for suicidal teens and ongoing research […]

Codeine Dangers, Corporal Punishment, Indoor Tanning – PediaCast 286

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Subscribe: Android | RSSJoin Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio for more News Parents Can Use. This week’s topics include the dangers of codeine, “I Spy” Language, corporal punishment, concussions & suicide, indoor tanning & eating disorders, basketball injuries & […]

Cry It Out, Lonely Gamers, Teen Suicide – PediaCast 240

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Subscribe: Android | RSSJoin Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio for more News Parents Can Use. Topics this week include the cry-it-out technique for infants who wake in the night, the effects of screen time prior to bed time, video […]