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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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Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES)
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Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES)

Expert : Andrew S. Garner, MD, Ph.D., FAAP
ACES or Adverse Childhood Experiences is a broad term for a number of stressful and negative events that can happen in a child's life and affect them for years to come. ... read more

PAST EPISODES

Teens & Vaping
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Teens & Vaping

Expert : Dr. Susan Walley
Vaping is everywhere these days, even more than traditional cigarette smoking. ... read more
Alternative Birth Plans and Chances of Infection
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Giving birth is such an intimate and unique experience for every parent & couple. ... read more
Let's Talk Sexual Health and Contraception
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Information on sex and sexual health is more accessible now than ever, but it's not always correct. ... read more
Top 10 Questions Parents Google All the Time
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What should we do about lice? Why does my child keep getting strep? Why does my child hate me? ... read more
Eliminating Race-Based Medicine
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Eliminating Race-Based Medicine

Expert : Dr. Tiffani J. Johnson, MD, MSc, FAAP
In a powerful new call to action, the American Academy of Pediatrics is demanding critical self-evaluation and fundamental changes in the practice of medicine to end long-standing inequities in health care. ... read more
Baby Formula Shortages: What Can We Do?
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Baby Formula Shortages: What Can We Do?

Expert : Steven A. Abrams, MD, FAAP

​Since the outbreak of COVID-19, there have been significant shortages of infant formulas in some stores. 

 

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Your Child Comes Out To You, What Happens Next?
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How can you best understand and support your children when they come out as gay, bisexual, lesbian, or any other sexual identity and/or sexuality. ... read more
Kinship Care & National Foster Care Month
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May is National Foster Care Month. 

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Keeping Children Safe Around Pets and Other Animals
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A new dog or other family pet has brought so much joy to uprooted lives during this pandemic. ... 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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