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Toddlers

Safe Sleep and Breastfeeding- What's New?

This episode is an evidence-based update regarding the new American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 2022 guidelines for safe sleep and breastfeeding.

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Infectious Diseases

Monkeypox Madness

In this episode we discuss the ongoing Monkeypox virus outbreak

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Teens

Pediatric Obesity

Obesity is one the the most common medical conditions in the US with nearly 20% of children 2-19 meeting criteria for obesity. In this podcast we discuss obesity diagnosis and treatment.

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Babies

Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Syndrome

Every 15 minutes in the United States a baby is born with neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome (NOWS). In todays episode we discuss what NOWS is, how it's treated and work to reduce the stigma associated with NOWS.

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Babies

Infant Formula

In this episode we discuss infant formula feeding, including the different formula options on the market, how to safely prepare formulas, and why homemade formulas are dangerous for little ones.

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Teens

Itching, Sneezing and Wheezing- A Discussion on Seasonal Allergies

40% of children have seasonal allergies. In todays podcast, allergist Dr. Anh Nguyen joins us to review what causes seasonal allergies, how they are diagnosed and treated.

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Dr Lena's journey into motherhood

In this special 100th podcast episode, Dr. Lena processes the first few months as a new mom.

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Children

School Readiness

How do you know if your child is ready for kindergarten? How can you help prepare your child for attending school? Listen in to this podcast discussing school readiness.

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Teens

Youth Sports Injuries- Part 2

In part 2 on youth sports injuries, we focus on injuries of the lower extremities and further review how to avoid these injuries from occurring in the first place!

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Teens

Youth Sports Injuries- Part 1

Youth sports injuries are COMMON! In part 1 of this 2-part podcast, we discuss acute vs. overuse injuries, prevention strategies and review the most common injuries of the upper extremity.

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Toddlers

Childproofing 101

In this episode we review ways to create the safest possible home environment for your curious kids!

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Toddlers

Autism Spectrum Disorder- Part 2

Autism is very common, with 1 in 44 children in the US now qualifying as having an autism spectrum disorder, in this 2 part episode we explore autism with a clinical psychologist from the MIND Institute.

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Toddlers

Autism Spectrum Disorder- Part 1

Autism is very common, with 1 in 44 children in the US now qualifying as having an autism spectrum disorder, in this 2 part episode we explore autism with a clinical psychologist from the MIND Institute.

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Toddlers

Snack Attack: How to Promote Healthy Snacking

In today’s episode, we discuss the wonderful world of snacks. How to encourage nutritious snacks, foods to avoid and how to prep snacks to allow for healthy food on the go.

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Practically Perfect - Addressing Perfectionism in Kids

Is your child a perfectionist? Maybe the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree? In today’s podcast we discuss perfectionism.

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Toddlers

Milestones: Social Emotional Development

Check out today’s podcast for part 3 from the Milestones Matter Series! Today’s topic focuses on social-emotional milestones.

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Toddlers

Milestones: Language Development

We’re joined by Dr. Stephanie Tangsombatvisit, a fellow in developmental and behavioral pediatrics, to discuss language development.

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Toddlers

Motor Milestones

Pediatricians screen for motor skills to make sure that kids are on track for routine behavior such as head control, crawling, rolling over, pulling to a stand, walking, feeding and more.

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Toddlers

Childhood Grief

In this episode, we are joined by Emily McDaniel — a certified child life specialist at UC Davis Children’s Hospital —in the discussion of grief after the death of a loved one.

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Toddlers

Pediatric Growth Curves

Discussion about importance of pediatric growth curves

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Toddlers

Insects Be Gone

Protect your children against insect bites

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Toddlers

Baby-led weaning--What’s the hype?

Baby led weaning is a complementary feeding approach that allows infants to self-feed a variety of table foods

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Toddlers

Kids & Masking

Masks are effective preventing transmission of respiratory pathogens such as COVID-19, and the vast majority of children 2 years of age and older can wear masks safely. What is the best type of mask for your child?

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COVID-19 Vaccine for 5–11-Year-Olds

We have been waiting for COVID-19 vaccines to be approved for use in the US for younger children, and the CDC recommended vaccination of 5-11 year-old children on November 2, 2021.

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Teens

Dealing with Your Child’s First Crush

First crushes can occur anytime but generally appear at 10-13 years of age.

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Teens

How to save a life: CPR and AED use

In today’s podcast on CPR and AED use, we discuss key points about what to do in case you are a witness of cardiac arrest– including how to perform CPR, use an AED and more.

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Toddlers

Teething Toddlers

In this podcast we discuss the myths surrounding teething, general symptoms of teething, typical timing of teething, teething toys to use and avoid, as well as the dangers of some medications marketed for teething.

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Toddlers

Pediatric High Blood Pressure

In today’s podcast, we discuss the basics of hypertension—including common causes, risk factors, screening, symptoms and reading the systolic (top) and diastolic (bottom) numbers

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Toddlers

Sun Safety: Protect Children & Beat the Heat

In today’s podcast, learn all about how to keep kids safe in the heat and different heat illnesses such as heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke

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