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Every parent wants what’s best for their children — but in the age of the internet, it can be difficult to navigate what is actually fact-based or pure speculation. Cut through the noise with Kids Health Cast, featuring Weill Cornell Medicine’s expert physicians and researchers discussing a wide range of health topics, providing information on the latest medical science. Finally, a podcast to help you make informed choices for your family’s health and wellness.

Every parent wants what’s best for their children — but in the age of the internet, it can be difficult to navigate what is actually fact-based or pure speculation. Cut through the noise with Kids Health Cast, featuring Weill Cornell Medicine’s expert physicians and researchers discussing a wide range of health topics, providing information on the latest medical science. Finally, a podcast to help you make informed choices for your family’s health and wellness.
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Every parent wants what’s best for their children — but in the age of the internet, it can be difficult to navigate what is actually fact-based or pure speculation. Cut through the noise with Kids Health Cast, featuring Weill Cornell Medicine’s expert physicians and researchers discussing a wide range of health topics, providing information on the latest medical science. Finally, a podcast to help you make informed choices for your family’s health and wellness.

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English


Episodes

Mindful Parenting

1/6/2020
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Kathryn Bleiberg Ph.D. provides insight into being a more mindful parent. She shares how our relationship with our children can help us to recognize and readjust our expectations of ourselves as parents to respond, rather than react, during conflict with our kids.

Duration:00:14:12

Pediatric Nutrition

12/26/2019
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Parents know that feeding their children can be one of the greatest pleasures but one of the most difficult parts of parenting. Chloe Rowe M.D. discusses pediatric nutrition, answering commonly asked questions parents have when it comes to feeding newborns as they grow into toddlers. She covers when solids can be started with your infant, what foods are best to start with, and how long to wait before introducing new foods to a child.

Duration:00:13:16

At Home Safety

12/16/2019
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For parents of children at any age, keeping them safe is our number one priority. Michael Defeo M.D. discusses the most important things parents need to knowabout at home safety for our children. He shares tips and advice on everything from poison control, kitchen safety to social media and babysitters. Do not miss this informative episode of The Kids Health Podcast with the experts from Weill Cornell Medicine Primary Care.

Duration:00:45:06

When To Give Our Children Antibiotics

11/11/2019
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The usage of antibiotics is a controversial topic today and recent studies suggest that resistance to them is on the rise. In this episode, Dr. Paul Chung discusses antibiotic use in children. He shares when it is appropriate to use them for your child's ailments and when it is not advised.

Duration:00:14:53

How You And Your Baby Can Enjoy A Good Night’s Rest

10/28/2019
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Developing a healthy and safe sleep routine for your little ones is vital for their development and for your wellbeing. Dr. Paul Chung discusses safe infant sleep habits and offers great tips to get your infants to sleep, so you both can enjoy a good night's rest.

Duration:00:16:18

ADHD

10/14/2019
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Shannon Bennett, Ph.D. and Elizabeth Poole-Di Salvo, MD, MPH discuss ADHD and the treatment options available if your child has been dealing with one of the more commonly diagnosed behavior disorders of childhood.

Duration:00:14:38

Does Your Child Suffer From Asthma, Allergies, or Both? There’s Ways To Treat It.

9/30/2019
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It's difficult enough living a normal life as a child with asthma. To add to the difficulties, children with asthma may have more severe symptoms when exposed to certain allergens. In this episode, Dr. Nicolina Wawrin discusses how to treat children with allergies and asthma; helping identify the triggers that can make both conditions worse, and the lifestyle and home changes that you can make to help your child if they suffer from asthma, allergies or both.

Duration:00:15:08

Teen Vaping and the Impact of Vaping on Public Health

9/30/2019
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In this episode, Brendon Stiles, MD and Jonathan Avery, MD examine the dangers of teen vaping. They share great advice on preventing kids from vaping or getting your kids to quit if they have started.

Duration:00:15:40

Unplugging Your Children From Their Digital Devices, Cyber Bullying, And More

9/16/2019
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Children today grow up absorbed by digital media. This can have both positive and negative effects on their healthy development. Dr. Moitri Savard discusses social media and screen time for your children. In this episode, she shares great advice for parents on cyber bullying, how to monitor your child's online activities, and so much more.

Duration:00:18:12

Anxiety in Children

9/3/2019
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According to the National Institute of Mental Health, anxiety disorders can affect as much as 1 in 8 children. Stress and anxiety can put them at risk for sleep issues, poor performance in school and lower self esteem. In this episode, Dr Avital Falk discusses anxiety in children and how it can affect their ability to function and learn. She shares important tips to help them cope with their anxiety and to learn important stress management techniques.

Duration:00:11:57