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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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8 Tips to Handle Your Child’s Temper Tantrums
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Even though temper tantrums are part of child development, that doesn't make them any less frustrating. ... read more

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College Health Care
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College Health Care

Expert : David Hill, MD
Does your college-aged child need a separate healthcare plan? ... read more
Spring: When Allergies Are at Their Worst
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The spring season is here, and with it comes those pesky allergies. ... read more
National Immunization Month: Which Vaccines Do You Need?
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Why are vaccines important for all age groups? ... read more
Skateboard, Scooter & Bike Safety
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Skateboard, Scooter & Bike Safety

Expert : Katherine Roberts, MD
What can you do to help prevent injuries? ... read more
Transitioning to Back-to-School Mode
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Transitioning to Back-to-School Mode

Expert : Katherine Roberts, MD
After a long summer, how can you best ease your kids back into the school year? ... read more
First Aid Kit or ER? Determining if a Cut Needs Stitches
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If your child gets hurt, how do you know if you should go to the ER or if a first aid kit will suffice? ... read more
Summer Travel Tips for Families: Surviving Cars, Planes & Hotels
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Vacations are fun, but traveling with your children can also be very stressful. ... read more
Sports Specialization: Safe for Young Athletes?
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Is it better for your child athlete to focus on one sport or dabble in many different areas of athletics? ... read more
Pre-Participation Sports Physicals: Why Are They Important?
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A PPE (pre-participation physical exam) can catch an abnormal health condition that could potentially increase your child's risk of injury. ... 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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