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Doctors and experts from the American Academy of Pediatrics discuss all aspects of your child's health and well-being.

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How the COVID-19 Pandemic Impacts Kids with Special Healthcare Needs
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How are children with special healthcare needs uniquely impacted -- especially those who often receive important care during the school day? ... read more

PAST EPISODES

For families with children at home, whether small children, school-aged kids, or even young adults home from college, these coronavirus times are especially challenging ... read more
Encore Episode: How to Ease Your Children's Anxiety About Coronavirus
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While children may not fully understand what's going on regarding coronavirus, they can still pick up on the fear and anxiety circulating within the their environment. ... read more
It's critical for the health of your family, your community, and the world for us to remain steadfast with social distancing and self-isolation. ... read more
Coronavirus: Screen Time Advice for Toddlers to Teens
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For families with children at home, whether small children, school-aged kids, or even young adults home from college, these coronavirus times are especially challenging ... read more
How to Ease Your Children's Anxiety About Coronavirus
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How to Ease Your Children's Anxiety About Coronavirus

Expert : David J. Schonfeld, MD, FAAP
While children may not fully understand what's going on regarding coronavirus, they can still pick up on the fear and anxiety circulating within the their environment. ... read more
Encore Episode: Electronic Devices and Social Media
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Teach your children how to manage digital usage and social media. ... read more
Preventing Suicide
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Preventing Suicide

Expert : Cora Breuner, MD, MPH
Watch for warning signs to help prevent suicide. ... read more
Infant Safe Sleep
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Infant Safe Sleep

Expert : Elizabeth Murray, DO, FAAP
Keep your infant safe while sleeping. ... read more
Marijuana Legalization and Kids
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Marijuana Legalization and Kids

Expert : Margaret Stager, MD
With marijuana legalized in many places, how should you talk to your kids about marijuana usage? ... read more

About Melanie

Melanie Cole, MS Melanie Cole, MS, is the RadioMD Director of Operations. She has a Master of Science in Exercise Physiology/Kinesiology.

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