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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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Encore Episode: Racism: Uncovering and Preventing Biases
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Encore Episode: Racism: Uncovering and Preventing Biases

Expert : Jacqueline Dougé, MD, MPH, FAAP
Embrace diversity and work to eliminate racism. ... read more

PAST EPISODES

When to Take Your Child to the ER During the Pandemic
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We know parents have a lot of questions and fears concerning the spread of COVID-19 and some might be reluctant to bring their child to the doctor, even when it’s an emergency. ... read more
So much is unknown about what school will look like in the fall after COVID-19. So how can you and your children prepare to return to the classroom? ... read more
Learn how to keep children safe and away from injury or poison via household hazards during the COVID-19 pandemic. ... read more
Encore Episode: Preventing Suicide
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Encore Episode: Preventing Suicide

Expert : Cora Breuner, MD, MPH
Watch for warning signs to help prevent suicide. ... 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
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
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

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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