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Doctors and experts from the American Academy of Pediatrics discuss all aspects of your child's health and well-being.

LATEST EPISODE

Breast Milk from the Internet? It Might Be Unsafe
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Websites selling human milk for infant consumption are gaining in popularity. Is it 100% safe? A recent study says far from it. ... read more

PAST EPISODES

Teenagers and Discipline: Stepping Up to the Challenge
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Disciplining a teenager can be infuriating at times. However, you and your teen can both benefit from fair, consistent boundaries. ... read more
Naughty vs. Nice: Teaching Your Toddler to Behave
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Disciplining a toddler can be challenging. It can also be rewarding for all involved if you get the strategies down. ... read more
Healthy School Lunches: Balancing Taste and Nutrition
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Is the healthy food you put in your kid's lunchbox coming home uneaten? Learn how to pack foods they will love and not want to trade away. ... read more
Tweens & Over-the-Counter Medicine Safety
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Is your pre-teen starting to want to control his or her own medications? ... read more
Returning to Learning Post-Concussion
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Returning to Learning Post-Concussion

Expert : Mark Halstead, MD, FAAP
A concussion should not only take a student athlete off the playing field – it may also require a break from the classroom. ... read more
Encouraging Sibling Bonds: A Guide for Parents
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Do your kids constantly fight with each other? Learn how you can keep the calm in your house by encouraging sibling bonds. ... read more
Creating a Family Media Use Plan
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Creating a Family Media Use Plan

Expert : David Hill, MD
Could your family's media use be damaging to their health? Get them back on track with a media use plan. ... read more
Managing Your Children's Media Use
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Managing Your Children's Media Use

Expert : Vic Strasburger, MD
From TV to smart phones, "24/7 media exposure" dominates the lives of U.S. children and families. What can you do to change the trend? ... read more
Skipping Breakfast Leads to Poor School Performance
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As a parent, what can you do to ensure a healthy start to the day for your child? ... 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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