12 episodes

An evidence-based, family-focused look at health, wellness, policy, and advocacy for children. We're taking care of kids, and taking back science, one episode at a time.

The Kids + Podcast Kids Plus Pediatrics

    • Medicine
    • 5.0, 20 Ratings

An evidence-based, family-focused look at health, wellness, policy, and advocacy for children. We're taking care of kids, and taking back science, one episode at a time.

    Sex Education & Teens (w/ Samantha Bushman)

    Sex Education & Teens (w/ Samantha Bushman)

    Samantha Bushman, founder and CEO of Talk, the New Sex Ed, talks about her research on how and where traditional sex education approaches miss the mark, her wildly successful alternative approach that evolved from that research, and insights on the subject for both teens and parents. 

    • 1 hr
    Allergies & Misinformation (w/ Dr. Dave Stukus)

    Allergies & Misinformation (w/ Dr. Dave Stukus)

    Nationally renowned pediatric allergist/immunologist Dr. Dave Stukus talks (and busts myths) about seasonal allergies, food allergies, allergy treatments, the immune system, medical misinformation, and the Coronavirus "infodemic."

    • 57 min
    Working & Breastfeeding (w/ Wendy Eson & Beth Ricciuti)

    Working & Breastfeeding (w/ Wendy Eson & Beth Ricciuti)

    International Board Certified Lactation Consultants Wendy Eson and Beth Ricciuti share insights, tips, and strategies to help Moms transition back to work while breastfeeding their babies.

    • 40 min
    Addiction & Opioid Use (w/ Ryan and Valerie Homanics)

    Addiction & Opioid Use (w/ Ryan and Valerie Homanics)

    Ryan Homanics, now more than 5 years clean after a long battle with drug addiction, and his mother, Valerie Homanics, tell their story with incredible power and clarity, to offer a glimpse at the ways addiction can devastate a life and an entire family.

    • 56 min
    Technology & Family Health (w/ Professor Illah Nourbakhsh)

    Technology & Family Health (w/ Professor Illah Nourbakhsh)

    Carnegie Mellon University professor Illah R. Nourbakhsh talks about air quality, environmental health, productive use of screen time, and training kids for a technological future. 

    • 34 min
    Picky Eating & Parenting Philosophy (w/ Matt Bittner)

    Picky Eating & Parenting Philosophy (w/ Matt Bittner)

    Occupational therapist Matt Bittner offers tips, insights, and strategies for how to deal with picky eaters, and for how to handle mealtime (and other time) negotiations with your kids.

    • 1 hr

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