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From Nationwide Children's Hospital... Join Dr Mike for a weekly pediatric podcast for moms and dads. We cover news parents can use, answer listener questions, and feature lively interviews with pediatric experts. With over one million downloads, more parents trust PediaCast for child-health and parenting information than any other audio source!

From Nationwide Children's Hospital... Join Dr Mike for a weekly pediatric podcast for moms and dads. We cover news parents can use, answer listener questions, and feature lively interviews with pediatric experts. With over one million downloads, more parents trust PediaCast for child-health and parenting information than any other audio source!
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From Nationwide Children's Hospital... Join Dr Mike for a weekly pediatric podcast for moms and dads. We cover news parents can use, answer listener questions, and feature lively interviews with pediatric experts. With over one million downloads, more parents trust PediaCast for child-health and parenting information than any other audio source!

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@PediaCast

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English

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347-404-5437


Episodes

Influencers and Worries... According to Kids! - PediaCast 419

11/28/2018
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Highlights magazine returns to PediaCast to talk about their annual State of the Kid Report. This year’s focus is “the influences and worries of a generation ready to stand up and do what’s right.” Editor-in-chief, Christine French Cully, shares survey results, while parenting coach and education expert, Jennifer Miller, unpacks insight and takeaways from the report. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:04:25

Antibiotic Awareness - PediaCast 418

11/15/2018
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It is antibiotic awareness week! Join us as we reach into the PediaCast archive and share an interview with Dr Preeti Jaggi on antibiotic stewardship. We introduce the concept and share steps medical providers and families can take to reduce the misuse of antibiotics.

Duration:01:07:51

Family Literacy & Great Books for Every Age - PediaCast 417

10/25/2018
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November is Family Literacy Month! Drs Alex Rakowsky and Mary Ann Abrams visit the studio as we explore the many benefits of reading. We share tips for nurturing a kid’s love of written stories and reveal our favorite books for babies, teens and all the ages in between. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:18:32

Pilonidal Disease, Infant Walkers, Teen Suicide - PediaCast 416

10/2/2018
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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 can join us!

Duration:01:01:45

Benefits & Risks of Immunizations, HPV Vaccine, Meningitis Shot - PediaCast 415

9/19/2018
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This week we explore the real benefits and risks of immunizations. Have your children had their HPV vaccine? (They should… and that includes your boys!) What about the meningitis shot? And how many shots are too many? Dr Mike Brady stops by as we consider common vaccine questions asked by parents. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:16:19

Back to School: Audience Q&A - PediaCast 414

9/13/2018
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10TV’s Tracy Townsend and Dr Mike entertain back-to-school questions from our Facebook Live audience. Topics include sleep hygiene, breakfast and school lunches, after school activities, immunizations, vision and hearing problems, illness prevention, energy drinks, friends, stress, Pop-Tarts, vaping… and more!

Duration:00:52:12

West Nile Virus & Fertility Preservation - PediaCast 413

9/5/2018
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Dr Leena Nahata and Stacy Whiteside visit the studio as we consider fertility preservation. Many children and teens face disease and medical treatment that affects future fertility. Find out what can be done now to increase the chance of pregnancy and childbirth down the road. We also explore West Nile Virus, including the cause, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Be sure to tune in!

Duration:00:57:31

Baby Hearing Loss, Hand Washing, Reading Comprehension - PediaCast 412

8/15/2018
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This week we answers listener questions and take a sneak peek into the future of pediatric medicine. Topics include baby hearing loss, hand-washing and family dynamics, reading comprehension, 3D-printed replacement bone, ketamine for teenage depression and a blood test for Kawasaki Disease.

Duration:00:55:44

Salmonella, Meningitis, Teenage Endometriosis - PediaCast 411

8/8/2018
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Dr Leslie Appiah visits the PediaCast Studio as we explore teenage endometriosis. Discover the cause, symptoms, work-up, treatment and long-term outlook for those affected. Also reviewed this week: salmonella and meningitis. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:58:22

Lawn Mowers & Clubfoot - PediaCast 410

7/19/2018
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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 grass with children at home. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:53:40

Fitness Facts & Ideas - PediaCast 409

7/12/2018
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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 shining… or it’s raining… or even the middle of winter… we share practical tips for having fun and staying fit. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:16:18

Button Batteries & Honey, Retro Toddler - PediaCast 408

6/21/2018
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Dr Anne Zachry visits the studio as we explore her new book from the American Academy of Pediatrics, Retro Toddler: More Than 100 Old-School Activities to Boost Development. We also consider the benefit of giving honey when children swallow button batteries. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:05:57

Healthy Summer Meals - PediaCast 407

6/13/2018
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Liz Weiss visits the studio as we explore healthy summer meals. Liz is a registered dietician, food blogger, podcaster, YouTuber, cookbook author and all-around family nutrition expert. We’ll consider healthy options for summertime eating, including family meals on the go, picnics and grilling out. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:43:25

Playing it Safe in the Summer - PediaCast 406

5/31/2018
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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 season!

Duration:01:06:28

If You Dream It, You Can Do It - PediaCast 405

5/23/2018
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Ashley Eckstein, voice of Ahsoka Tano on Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Founder of Her Universe (makers of Star Wars apparel for fangirls), joins us in the studio to talk about making your dreams come true. Ashley shares her story of growing up with Disney and Star Wars… and how we can accomplish our dreams by wishing, believing, doing, transforming and trusting. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:56:25

Self-Care & Wellness for Moms - PediaCast 404

5/17/2018
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Dayna Kurtz, author of Mother Matters: A Holistic Guide to Being a Happy, Healthy Mom, joins Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio to explore self-care and wellness for moms. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:49:44

Measles, Junk Food, Depression - PediaCast 403

5/2/2018
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This week we cover more news parents can use! Topics include screen-free week; the impact of motherly depression on her child’s IQ; liquid nicotine and e-cigarette safety; protecting children from junk food ads; and dangerous complications of ear infections. We’ll also ask the question: are measles still deadly? We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:42:56

Transitioning Your Teenager to Young Adulthood - PediaCast 402

4/26/2018
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This week we consider the transition of teenagers to young adulthood. It’s important to start early and gradually encourage participation, critical thinking and responsibility. Clinical social workers, Michele Buck and Rebecca Furru, visit the studio to provide helpful hints on moving our children toward independence and autonomy. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:03:30

Pants-Wetting, Meat-Eating, Floor-Scooting, Doctor-Choosing - PediaCast 401

4/17/2018
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We answer more of YOUR questions this week! Topics include toddler urinary accidents during the day, meat consumption in young kids, crawling and scooting instead of walking, and choosing the right doctor for your child’s care. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:00:21

Fatherly Stress, Hoverboards, Teen Drivers - PediaCast 400

4/10/2018
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This week we explore more news parents can use! Topics include fatherly stress at the time of conception, safe infant sleep in the care of babysitters, hoverboard hazards, vaccination rates in those with autism, the effect of TV viewing at age two with health and wellness at age thirteen, and the impact of ADHD and conduct disorders on early teenage driving. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:40:04