PediaCast: Pediatric Podcasts for Parents

Dr Mike makes Pod Calls! Join us as he answers questions from moms and dads around the world. Plus, you'll get a healthy dose of pediatric news, parenting tips, interviews with experts, and the latest research findings--with explanations you can understand!

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 57m. Bisher sind 176 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts

How Our Immune System Works - PediaCast 462

The immune system is making headlines during the COVID-19 pandemic. We go beyond the headlines and provide you with a foundation of how this fascinating system works. Dr Becky Scherzer and Dr Ben Prince help us explore antigens and antibodies, B cells and T cells, macrophages and natural killer cells. You’ll also learn about weakened immune systems and over-zealous cytokine storms. We hope you can join us!



Preventing Child Abuse During a Pandemic - PediaCast 461

Child abuse and neglect occur even as families stay home. And yet reports of abuse are down because teachers, medical providers and community partners have less contact with the families they serve. Dr Kristin Crichton and Becca Fredin explore the problem and provide tips for supporting families and preventing child abuse during these difficult days. We hope you can join us!



Academic Fitness During a Pandemic - PediaCast 460

School work and learning must go on, even during a pandemic. Our neuropsychology team visits as we explore tips, tricks and resources for parents as they partner with schools and provide additional learning moments for children and teens… while staying home. We hope you can join us.


 2020-04-22  1h5m

Physical Fitness During a Pandemic - PediaCast 459

Physical activity and exercise are important, even during a pandemic. Our sports medicine team visits as we explore family activities, physical fitness, sports conditioning and connecting with coaches, athletic trainers and teammates… while staying home. We hope you can join us!


 2020-04-15  46m

Mental Fitness During a Pandemic - PediaCast 458

Parents and children have many feelings these days, including anxiety, anger, depression and disappointment. These are normal responses to our new reality. We explore the feelings and share practical tips for weathering the storm. Gina McDowell, clinical counselor with Big Lots Behavioral Health Services, is our guest. We hope you can join us!


 2020-04-01  53m

COVID-19: Our New Routine - PediaCast 457

In the midst of a pandemic, life goes on. This week we discuss new routines and an important job that never stops: parenting! Dr Yolanda Evans is our guest. She is a pediatrician and mother living in the Seattle epicenter of COVID-19. We hope you can join us!


 2020-03-25  45m

COVID-19: Social Distancing and Flattening the Curve - PediaCast 456

Our COVID-19 coverage continues with an update on the pandemic and the important concepts of social distancing and flattening the curve. We also begin a series of check-ins with pediatricians across America and discover how coronavirus is impacting their families, medical practices and communities. First up: Dr Jaime Friedman from San Diego. We hope you can join us!


 2020-03-19  1h8m

 2020-03-11  1h7m

Teens, Dating and Social Media - PediaCast 454

pediatric podcasts for parents


 2020-02-25  42m

 2020-02-18  1h8m