Mama Med School



Smart Mama, Healthy Kids


  • Ep 20: Teen Sleep

    Ep 20: Teen Sleep

    30/12/2016 Duration: 44min

    In this continuation on sleep, we talk about our teens and how they are not getting the number of hours needed for good health, behavior and good grades!

  • Ep 19: Infant Sleep

    Ep 19: Infant Sleep

    14/12/2016 Duration: 48min

    In today’s episode we discuss….zzzzz…wake up!  We know you are sleep deprived.  Let’s talk about how you can get your baby (and you) to sleep better!

  • Ep 18: Asthma

    Ep 18: Asthma

    05/12/2016 Duration: 53min

    Do you take breathing for granted? From asthma action plans to making sense of all the different meds, we want to help you understand this most common chronic pediatric condition and how you can succeed in managing it!

  • Ep 17: Vaccines

    Ep 17: Vaccines

    16/11/2016 Duration: 44min

     Today we discuss the importance of vaccines and some of the common post immunization reactions. Vaccines save lives.  Do it.

  • Ep 16: Concussions

    Ep 16: Concussions

    03/11/2016 Duration: 42min

    Bonk!  Today’s episode is all about your noggin and more importantly what’s inside: your brain! From sports to just unfortunate falls, concussions are not to be taken lightly.

  • Ep 15: Puberty

    Ep 15: Puberty

    27/10/2016 Duration: 42min

    From cracking voices to cramps to “what’s that smell?” Ah yes, puberty. There is no escape!

  • Ep 14: Acne

    Ep 14: Acne

    19/10/2016 Duration: 42min

    From infancy to middle age this skin condition just won’t leave us alone! Today we talk about acne and what you can do to help out your skin for the long haul.

  • Ep 13: Bladder infections

    Ep 13: Bladder infections

    05/10/2016 Duration: 48min

    Problems with pediatric plumbing department.  It’s shows up a bit different than in grown ups.  Listen to learn how we diagnose and treat UTI’s.

  • Ep 12: Sore Throat

    Ep 12: Sore Throat

    28/09/2016 Duration: 01h04s

    So glad I’m not a giraffe.  Can you imagine their sore throat?  Ugh.  In this episode we discuss the most common types of sore throat and how to cope.  Poor giraffes….

  • Ep 11: Breastfeeding

    Ep 11: Breastfeeding

    21/09/2016 Duration: 58min

    Today’s episode is all about breastfeeding starring Julia Giammona, our lactation guru.  She will help you get through this!

  • Ep 10: Croup

    Ep 10: Croup

    14/09/2016 Duration: 36min

    Umm…what was that noise coming out of my sweet child?  Today’s episode is about croup and it’s classic “seal bark”.  What’s a mama to do?  We will talk about the science and actually the wisdom of grandma on this one!

  • Ep 9: Allergies

    Ep 9: Allergies

    06/09/2016 Duration: 45min

    Sneezy, drippy, puffy, itchy…aren’t adjectives wonderful?  Yes, unless they are describing your head. Today’s topic has lots of them because we are talking about allergies and how you can wage war on them!

  • Ep 8: Eczema

    Ep 8: Eczema

    31/08/2016 Duration: 43min

    It’s the itch that rashes.  Dry, red, flaky skin that just won’t stop? That would be eczema. Today we talk about this mean recurrent rash and the war you will wage on it and win! Moisturizer anyone?

  • Ep 7: Colds

    Ep 7: Colds

    17/08/2016 Duration: 47min

    Kids and colds go together like PB&J.  Just not as fun or delicious.  Today we talk about the symptoms of this oh so common illness and what you can do to help your little slime ball.

  • Ep 6: Owies! – Injuries and Mishaps pt2

    Ep 6: Owies! – Injuries and Mishaps pt2

    11/08/2016 Duration: 47min

    Crash boom bam part 2!  Bubble wrap anyone? This episode will focus on sprains, strains, a certain sneaky fracture, head bonks, critter bites and poison control info.  Man these kids keep us busy!

  • Ep 5: Owies! – Injuries

    Ep 5: Owies! – Injuries

    27/07/2016 Duration: 01h51s

    Ouch!  Today we start a 2 parter on some common injuries and how you can manage them at home and when you need to get help.  From burns to splinters, kids keepin’ us busy!

  • Ep 4: Ear Infections

    Ep 4: Ear Infections


    Not another ear infection!  This episode will explain why your child gets them, what we are now doing about them and we will give you a great big virtual hug because we know how frustrating they can be!

  • Ep 3: Newborn Jaundice

    Ep 3: Newborn Jaundice

    18/07/2016 Duration: 28min

    Yellow ducky you’re the one.  Why is my baby yellow?  We will explain the types of newborn jaundice and how it’s handled.

  • Ep 2: Oh Baby!

    Ep 2: Oh Baby!


    In today’s episode we go over the exciting time of bringing baby home and figuring out “is that normal?”  From peeling skin to what’s going on in that diaper area, we will help a new mama get a grip on the newborn! Plus you will hear some helpful tips on those first days of breastfeeding. … Continue reading "Ep 2: Oh Baby!"

  • Episode 1: Poop!

    Episode 1: Poop!


    In our very first episode we discuss the very important topic of constipation!  From infancy through childhood we discuss what is it and is not, who has it and what a mama can do about it.  Plus, we drink champagne, talk about Julia’s less than perfect eating habits and encourage my son to give me … Continue reading "Episode 1: Poop!"