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

LATEST EPISODE

Mom, I'm an Adult... I'm Ready to See a "Real" Doctor
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If your child has a developmental delay but is now entering his or her teens, transitioning to an "adult" doctor can be a challenge. ... read more

PAST EPISODES

How to Get the Best Health Care for Military Kids & Families
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Parental wartime deployment can be very distressing for kids. Learn how military families can get the best health care available. ... read more
Living With Cerebral Palsy
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Living With Cerebral Palsy

Expert : Dr. Garey Noritz, MD
There are many myths you may have heard about a child with Cerebral Palsy. However, many of these youngsters have perfectly normal intelligence. ... read more
Does Your Child Have Motor Delays? Early Intervention is Key
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Have you noticed delays in your child's motor development? This is common in kids, so early recognition is key. ... read more
Baby's First Foods: Should You Make Your Own?
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Baby's First Foods: Should You Make Your Own?

Expert : Dr. Joanna Betancourt, MD
What your baby eats is probably the single most important part of a baby's early health. It can also be a confusing time for new parents. ... read more
Lawnmower Injuries: Prevent Them Before They Happen!
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Ahhhh the smell of summer! Which also brings with it lawnmower injuries. Are your kids ready to mow the lawn by themselves? ... read more
Dog Bites: Protect Your Children and Yourself
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Tis the season for dog parks and play parks. But remember, big or little, any dog can bite. ... read more
Cyberbullying Rampant Among High School Students
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Five out of 30 high school students were victims of electronic bullying in the past year. Is your kid being bullied or one of the bullies? ... read more
Don’t Txt n Drive: Teens Not Getting the Msg
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Don’t Txt n Drive: Teens Not Getting the Msg

Expert : Dr. Andrew Adesman, MD
Teens get hundreds of text messages a day, but one message they aren't getting is to not text and drive. ... read more
Immigrant Children: Not Getting the Care They Need
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Immigrant Children: Not Getting the Care They Need

Expert : Dr. Gonzalo J. Paz-Soldan, MD
Immigrant children represent the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population, but their health care is suffering severe neglect. ... 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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