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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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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

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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
Eating Disoders & Summer Bodies
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Eating Disoders & Summer Bodies

Expert : Dr. Nicole Cifra
Heading into the warmer, summer months can bring up a lot of feelings when our kids & teens. ... read more
Tattoos & Piercings: What Parents Should Know
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You can be a cool parent by knowing what to do if your child wants a tattoo or piercing. ... read more
Crying and Identifying Injuries During The Stress of the Pandemic
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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. ... 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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