Every parent wants what’s best for their children – but in the age of the internet, it can be difficult to navigate what is actually fact-based or pure speculation. Cut through the noise with Kids Health Cast featuring Weill Cornell Medicine’s expert physicians and researchers discussing a wide range of health topics, providing information on the latest medical science. Finally, a podcast to help you make informed choices for your family’s health and wellness, Listen below.
Keeping Your Family Safe This Summer During COVID-19
Chandrika Sridharamurthy, M.D. shares tips on how to keep your family safe this summer during COVID-19 and beyond. She offers great advice on travel safety and the latest guidance on vaccines. She gives an overview of the current safety recommendations so that families can get together for a fun and safe summer. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Sridharamurthy
Pediatric Speech Therapy
Gayle Morris M.S. CCC discusses the Weill Cornell Medicine Pediatric Speech Therapy Program. She shares on speech pathology and how people commonly communicate. She also gives an overview on causes of stuttering and advances in early intervention. Finally, she recommends ways that speech therapy can help children develop better language skills and gain more self-confidence. Click here to make an appointment with Gayle Morris
Childhood Insomnia and Pediatric Sleep Issues
Corinne Catarozoli, Ph.D., discusses bedtime anxiety, insomnia, and sleep schedules for your children. She offers tips on how to help your anxious child go to bed without fear and available treatment options for kids with insomnia. She provides helpful advice to parents, so that you and your family can get the quality sleep you all need. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Catarozoli, please visit weillcornell.org/corinne-catarozoli-phd
Managing Your Child's Screen Time
Christopher Starr, M.D., discusses ways that parents can help manage their child's screen time. He shares how children’s eyes have been impacted by the increase in screen times, between virtual schooling and video calls. He also offers the best ways for parents to protect their children’s eyes when they are viewing a range of digital device screens.
Signs & Symptoms of Teething
Chloe Rowe, M.D., discusses the signs and symptoms of teething. She answers the common questions that parents ask and offers great tips on how to best help your baby feel more comfortable while teething.
Managing Your Child's Sleep Schedule During the COVID-19 Pandemic
If you have children, you know how difficult this pandemic has been on their sleep habits. Haviva Veler, M.D. discusses normal sleep patterns for kids and how to stick to a consistent resting schedule. She gives tips on how parents can help their kids get a decent night's sleep so they, too, can get a good nights sleep!