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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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Hockey Injuries in Your Little Player
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Hockey Injuries in Your Little Player

Expert : Kody Moffatt, MD
Hockey can be a fast and dangerous sport. However, there are some things you can do to help prevent injuries in your little player. ... read more

PAST EPISODES

When the Coach is a Bully
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When the Coach is a Bully

Expert : Kody Moffatt, MD
Have you noticed that your child's coach may be a bully? When do you, as a parent, intervene? ... read more
Nightmares and Night Terrors: Is Your Child Affected?
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Do your children have nightmares or night terrors? What is the best way to calm them and ease their fears? ... read more
Cold & Flu Myths Busted
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Cold & Flu Myths Busted

Expert : David Hill, MD
Feed a cold, starve a fever? Starve a cold, feed a fever? What is myth and what is truth? ... read more
What IS that Rash? (And Other Skin Ickies)
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Warts, rashes and other skin ickies show up all the time on kids. When should you be really concerned? ... read more
Using Liquid Medicines Safely
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Using Liquid Medicines Safely

Expert : Preeti Parikh, MD
Many children's medicines come in liquid form, for a couple reasons: they are easier to swallow than pills and they taste better. But they must be used the right way. ... read more
Is Your Family Prepared for a Fire?
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Is Your Family Prepared for a Fire?

Expert : Corinn Cross, MD
Home fires are not uncommon and can spread shockingly quickly. By planning safety drills, you can potentially save your loved ones' lives. ... read more
Good Touch/Bad Touch: How to Talk to Your Kids
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Millions of children are victims of sexual abuse. Having the good touch/bad touch talk can ensure your child's sexual safety. ... read more
Medications for Depression in Teens
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Medications for Depression in Teens

Expert : Linda Reid-Chassiakos, MD
Is your child on prescription drugs for depression? Are you aware of all the potential benefits and/or side effects? ... read more
Teens and Smoking: Is Hookah Safer than Cigarettes?
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Has your teen tried smoking from a hookah pipe? It's often thought to be less dangerous than cigarettes, but that may be a myth. ... 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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