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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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Hidden Poisons: The Laundry Room
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Hidden Poisons: The Laundry Room

Expert : Dr. Melissa Arca, MD
Those colorful detergent packets could be a real source of danger in your home. Learn how to protect your kids from potential harm. ... read more

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5 Ways to Reconnect as a Family
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5 Ways to Reconnect as a Family

Expert : Dr. Melissa Arca, MD
With the stresses of everyday life, it may feel like you get further and further away from your family. But there are simple ways to reconnect. ... read more
Latino Children: At Risk of Delayed Autism Diagnosis?
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Minority kids have been shown to be at a disadvantage for medical care. Could they also be at risk for a missed autism diagnosis? ... read more
Phthalates: Dangerous for Your Kids?
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Phthalates: Dangerous for Your Kids?

Expert : Dr. Leonardo Trasande, MD
Phthalates are found in food containers that you probably use every day. But could they be dangerous for your kids' health? ... read more
Hassle-Free Healthy Breakfasts for Your Kids
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School mornings can be very hectic for parents. But if your kids miss breakfast, it could mean a bad start to their day. ... read more
Helping Your Child Adjust to Being the New Kid
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Being the new kid at school can be scary. Learn how you can help your child adjust to his or her new surroundings. ... read more
Back to School Tips From the AAP
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Back to School Tips From the AAP

Expert : Dr Corinn Cross, MD
Ensure your child heads off to school with the best possible foundation. ... read more
Heat Stress in Children? Keep 'Em Cool this Summer
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Do you know the precautions you need to take if your kids are playing outside on a very hot day? ... read more
Vaccinations: What You Need to Know Before School Starts
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Make sure your children are up-to-date with vaccinations before the back-to-school rush at the pediatricians office. ... read more
Healthy Kid-Approved Snacks
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Healthy Kid-Approved Snacks

Expert : Dr.David Hill, MD
Learn some of the healthiest options when it comes to feeding your kids snacks. ... 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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