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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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Non-Digital Gifts for Children
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Non-Digital Gifts for Children

Expert : Corinn Cross, MD
With gadgets so integrated into daily life, it can be tough to find non-digital gifts for your children. ... read more

PAST EPISODES

Firearm Safety
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Firearm Safety

Expert : David Hill, MD
Firearm ownership is hotly debated. No matter your opinion, it is imperative to keep children safe. ... read more
Picky Eaters & Vegetarian Kids
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Picky Eaters & Vegetarian Kids

Expert : Dr. Natalie Digate Muth
We've all probably had to deal with picky eaters at some point (even some adults). But when it comes to our kids, how can we teach and cultivate a diet that's not only healthy but diverse! ... read more
Holiday Mental Health Tips for Kids and Parents
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How can you survive the holidays with your mental health intact? ... read more
Marijuana Legalization and Kids
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Marijuana Legalization and Kids

Expert : Margaret Stager, MD
With marijuana legalized in many places, how should you talk to your kids about marijuana usage? ... read more
Anxiety, Depression and Eating Disorders in Teens
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Anxiety, Depression and Eating Disorders in Teens

Expert : Dr. Katherine WIlliamson
Kids are now back in school and social situations with their peers. And we know that anxiety levels have been at an all-time high throughout this pandemic. ... read more
Uptick in Kids’ Respiratory Infections (RSV)
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By this time of year, our kids have gone back to school and most of them are now in person. ... read more
Digital Media and Virtual Schooling
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Digital Media and Virtual Schooling

Expert : Dr. Dipesh Navsaria

It is an especially difficult time to be a parent, with all of the different forms of schooling going on during the pandemic. Whether you're homeschooling, helping with virtual lessons, or sending your kid to physical classrooms, learning is not what it used to be.

... read more
Safely Playing Team Sports During COVID
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Safely Playing Team Sports During COVID

Expert : Susannah M. Briskin, MD, FAAP
Organized sports pretty much came to a halt when the rest of the world stopped during COVID-19. ... read more
If you're a parent, you know that this school year looks a little bit different. Even from last year! ... 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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