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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

Paging Dr Google: Tips for Finding the Best Medical Information Online - PediaCast 425

3/6/2019
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This week we explore tips for finding trustworthy medical information online. What is the best way to search? Which sites and social media should you visit? Who can you trust… and how do you evaluate conflicting advice? Twitter guru, Dr Dave Stukus, visits the studio, along with NCH Social Media Manager, Diane Lang, and Media Relations Specialist, Katelyn Hanzel. This is a fun one you won’t want to miss!

Duration:01:09:15

Sports Physicals - PediaCast 424

2/20/2019
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Dr Jim MacDonald and Dr Peter Kriz visit the PediaCast Studio as we consider the pre-participation sports physical. What makes this visit different than a well-child exam? What are the important components and where should the exam takes place? Plus, we talk conditioning, injury rehabilitation, cardiac screening and concussions. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:05:58

Infant Teething and Toddler Tooth Care - PediaCast 423

2/7/2019
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Dr Janice Townsend is Chief of Dentistry at Nationwide Children’s. She joins us to answer questions about infant teething and tooth care for babies and toddlers. We explore symptom relief, brushing, fluoride, cavities, thumb-sucking and pacifiers. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:01:32

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

1/30/2019
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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 concerning toddler sleep and preparing young siblings for the arrival of a new baby in the home. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:05:38

Ibuprofen Allergy, Fever Truths and Myths - PediaCast 421

1/16/2019
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This week we answer a listener question about severe ibuprofen allergy (anaphylaxis) and examine truths and myths surrounding fever. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:07:55

Feed the Baby Hummus: Parenting Practices Around the World - PediaCast 420

12/19/2018
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Dr Lisa Lewis, author of Feed the Baby Hummus, visits this week as we explore parenting practices from countries and cultures around the world. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:57:22

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