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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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Is Your Child Safe Walking To School?
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Is Your Child Safe Walking To School?

Expert : Dr. Phyllis Agran, MD
Do you get nervous every time your child leaves the house to walk to school? Do you feel secure with the safety of your crosswalks?
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PAST EPISODES

Taking Your Child To The ER? What to Know Before You Go
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If you had to bring your child to the ER, would you know what to bring with you?
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Planning for Summer Camp Already? You Bet!
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Planning for Summer Camp Already? You Bet!

Expert : Dr. Alison Tothy, MD
Is your little camper really ready for the sleep away experience? And how can you help them prepare to be away from you for the first time?
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Thinking of Going Organic?
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Thinking of Going Organic?

Expert : Dr. Joel Forman, M.D. and Dr. Janet Silverstein, MD
Should you spend the extra money on organic foods? It's not always worth the extra cost.
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Organic Food For Children: Worth The Cost?
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Organic Food For Children: Worth The Cost?

Expert : Dr. Joel Forman, M.D. and Dr. Janet Silverstein, MD
You know it's important for kids to eat a variety of fruits and vegetables. But will spending extra money on organic foods bring a significant benefit?
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Vaccines and Your Kids: Should You Be Worried?
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The information available to parents can be overwhelming. Clearing up the confusion over vaccines, and the immunization schedule, can help ease your concerns. ... read more
Bouncy Houses: Kids Love Em, But Are They Safe?
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Does your child love those bounce houses often seen at parties and fairs? Unfortunately, they are more dangerous than you might think.
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Is Your Local Playground Safe Enough For Children?
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 By taking action in your community, you can help to create a playground that is safe for all to use.
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AAP Recommends Reducing Exposure To Pesticides
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AAP Recommends Reducing Exposure To Pesticides

Expert : Dr. Catherine Karr, MD
Parents need to be extra vigilant about keeping your kids safe from dangerous pesticides.
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Pesticide Exposure & Your Child
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Pesticide Exposure & Your Child

Expert : Dr. Catherine Karr, MD
Important information regarding marketing, labeling, and use of pesticides, so you can help minimize your child’s exposure.
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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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