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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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Does Your Child Have Motor Delays? Early Intervention is Key
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Have you noticed delays in your child's motor development? This is common in kids, so early recognition is key. ... read more

PAST EPISODES

Baby's First Foods: Should You Make Your Own?
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Baby's First Foods: Should You Make Your Own?

Expert : Dr. Joanna Betancourt, MD
What your baby eats is probably the single most important part of a baby's early health. It can also be a confusing time for new parents. ... read more
Lawnmower Injuries: Prevent Them Before They Happen!
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Ahhhh the smell of summer! Which also brings with it lawnmower injuries. Are your kids ready to mow the lawn by themselves? ... read more
Dog Bites: Protect Your Children and Yourself
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Tis the season for dog parks and play parks. But remember, big or little, any dog can bite. ... read more
Cyberbullying Rampant Among High School Students
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Five out of 30 high school students were victims of electronic bullying in the past year. Is your kid being bullied or one of the bullies? ... read more
Don’t Txt n Drive: Teens Not Getting the Msg
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Don’t Txt n Drive: Teens Not Getting the Msg

Expert : Dr. Andrew Adesman, MD
Teens get hundreds of text messages a day, but one message they aren't getting is to not text and drive. ... read more
Immigrant Children: Not Getting the Care They Need
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Immigrant Children: Not Getting the Care They Need

Expert : Dr. Gonzalo J. Paz-Soldan, MD
Immigrant children represent the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population, but their health care is suffering severe neglect. ... read more
Red, Dry, Itchy Skin? It Could Be Eczema
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Red, Dry, Itchy Skin? It Could Be Eczema

Expert : Dr. Jennifer Kim, MD
Does your child complain of itchy, dry skin? It could be eczema. Learn the best ways to combat this annoying skin condition. ... read more
Introducing Solid Food? Watch Out for Allergy Risk
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Introducing solid foods to your baby brings a whole host of new worries - including food allergies. Learn what the AAP has to say. ... read more
Too Many Parents Multi-task While Driving Kids
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What if you had an accident with your children in the car because you were busy texting? Please, keep your precious cargo safe. ... 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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