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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

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

Parenting with Science - PediaCast 399

3/7/2018
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Tracy Cutchlow visits the studio to talk about her book Zero to Five: 70 Essential Parenting Tips Based on Science. Discover evidence-based recommendations on a variety of topics, including sleep, meal time, play time, discipline, exercise… and many more. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:59:11

Rare Genetic Diseases - PediaCast 398

2/28/2018
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Join us for a look at rare genetic diseases. One or another of these conditions affects 30 million Americans, which means taken as a whole, they aren’t really rare! Dan Koboldt (principal investigator with the Institute for Genomic Medicine) and Theresa Mihalik Mosher (genetic counselor) visit the studio as we explore the discovery, investigation, diagnosis and treatment of rare genetic disease. We hope you can tune in!

Duration:00:57:06

Wintertime Blues - PediaCast 397

2/15/2018
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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 problems, school trouble and relationship issues. We talk about the depression-suicide link and share smart ideas for recognizing depression and getting help. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:09:03

Red Blood Cells & Rocket Launches - PediaCast 396

2/8/2018
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This week we answer your questions about laryngomalacia, noise sensitivity and G6PD deficiency. We also consider the recent test flight of Falcon Heavy and how watching a rocket launch can ignite a child’s love of science. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:58:49

Babysitting, Smartphones, Social Media and Happiness - PediaCast 395

1/31/2018
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Dr Sara Ross, medical director of Safe Sitter, visits the studio to talk about babysitting classes teens can take to improve safety, skills and confidence. We also consider smartphones, social media and digital content… and their impact on happiness and mental health. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:45:48

Toddler Tantrums, Eye Injuries, Childhood Mortality - PediaCast 394

1/18/2018
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Dr Brandy Hunt visits the studio this week to talk about toddler temper tantrums. We also consider influenza, eye injuries from non-powder guns, bariatric surgery and heart health, child mortality in the United States and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:10:36

Solid Foods, Window Blinds, Genetic Counseling - PediaCast 393

1/11/2018
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More News Parents Can Use this week as we cover starting solid foods for babies, window-blind safety, anxiety with chronic medical conditions, and the ins and outs of genetic counseling. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:53:47

Hypothermia, Frostbite, Basketball Injuries - PediaCast 392

1/3/2018
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Winter has arrived! This week, we describe warning signs for hypothermia and frostbite and provide tips on keeping kids safe when the temperature drops. The sports medicine team also visits the studio to discuss prevention and treatment of basketball injuries, including sprains and strains, torn ligaments, finger fractures and head injuries. We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:03:24

Meet the Pharmacist & Giving Kids Medicine - PediaCast 391

12/20/2017
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Join Dr Mike in the PediaCast Studio as we meet the pharmacist and provide helpful hints on giving medicine… to kids! We’ll explore the role of the pharmacist and consider questions you should ask your healthcare provider and pharmacist before giving your child prescription and over-the-counter medicine. Also considered: expensive prescriptions, getting kids to take liquids and swallow pills and medication safety. We hope you can tune-in!

Duration:01:06:59

Coco & Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures - PediaCast 390

12/13/2017
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A trio of specialists visit the PediaCast Studio to discuss psychogenic non-epileptic seizures. Listen as we explore the presentation, work-up, treatment and long-term outlook for patients and families impacted by this condition. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:55:45

Kindness... According to Kids! - PediaCast 389

11/13/2017
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It’s World Kindness Day! We are joined by editor-in-chief of Highlights for Children, Christine French Cully, to talk about the state of kindness… according to kids. Harvard developmental psychologist, Dr Luba Falk Feigenberg, also stops by to provide insight and practical tips on fostering kindness at home. We hope you can join us!

Duration:00:50:00

Bee Stings, Emergency Care, Influenza - PediaCast 388

10/18/2017
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This week we explore why bees are more aggressive in the fall and how to prevent and treat their stings. We also cover emergency care for kids. When should you call 911? And does your child need an emergency department or urgent care? Finally, we introduce a new segment of the program: Pediatrics in Plain Language. We’ll talk about influenza (and flu shots) in terms everyone can understand… without dumbing down the science! We hope you can join us!

Duration:01:10:59

Food as Medicine - PediaCast 387

10/11/2017
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This week we consider food as medicine. We’ll start with the basics of carbohydrates, fats and proteins. How are they beneficial? When and why are they dangerous? Then we’ll explore the use of food to prevent and treat several medical conditions. What should we do with conflicting food advice? And how can we think critically when the latest diet fad or nutritional product shows up in our news feed? Join us to find out!

Duration:01:06:45

Top 10 Pediatric Symptoms - PediaCast 386

9/13/2017
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Join us as we examine the top 10 pediatric symptoms. We consider possible causes, let you know when to worry and explore how providers determine a diagnosis and plan treatment. Are you ready for the fall and winter illness season? Listen and find out!

Duration:01:29:45

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