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  • 02:01

    Dr Paul Byrne: Life, Life Support and Death ...Who decides?

    in Family

    Hosted by Marti Oakley & Debbie Dahmer

    Guest: Dr. Paul Byrne Dr. Paul A. Byrne is a Board Certified Neonatologist and Pediatrician. He is the Founder of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at SSM Cardinal Glennon Children's Medical Center in St. Louis, MO. He is Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at University of Toledo, College of Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and Fellowship of Catholic Scholars.

    He is author and producer of the film "Continuum of Life" and author of the books "Life, Life Support and Death," "Beyond Brain Death," and "Is 'Brain Death' True Death?"

    Dr. Byrne has presented testimony on "life issues" to nine state legislatures beginning in 1967. He opposed Dr. Kevorkian on the television program "Cross-Fire." He has been interviewed on Good Morning America, public television in Japan and participated in the British Broadcasting Corporation Documentary "Are the Donors Really Dead?" Dr. Byrne has authored articles against euthanasia, abortion, and "brain death" in medical journals, law literature and lay press.


    RenewAmerica is a grassroots organization that supports the self-evident truths found in the Declaration of Independence, and their faithful application through upholding the U.S. Constitution, as written. Its purpose is to thoughtfully and courageously advance the cause of our nation's Founders.

    The organization is for ALL people who consider themselves loyal Americans. It has no philosophy, image, or agenda beyond this one unifying premise: America must return to its founding principles if it is to survive.

  • 00:31

    Action Thriller Author A.D. Starrling Joins Kori on the Back Porch

    in Books

    A.D. Starrling is the author of the award-winning action thriller series Seventeen.

    Born on the small island nation of Mauritius in the Indian Ocean, A.D. came to the UK at the age of twenty to study medicine. After five years of hard graft earning her MD and another five years working all of God’s hours as a Pediatrician, she decided it was time for a change and returned to her first love, writing.

    Her thriller series Seventeen combines action, adventure, science, and a dose of the paranormal to make each book an explosive, adrenaline-fueled read.

    Her debut novel Soul Meaning (Seventeen Series Book #1) has won and been nominated for several awards, as has the second book in the series. She currently lives in Warwickshire in the West Midlands, where she is busy writing the next installments in the series. She still practises medicine. AD Starrling is her pen name.

  • 00:56

    Ask MomRN Show: Back to School Tips, Rev Run and Vanessa Simmons, Baby Care

    in Family

    Ask MomRN Show is back from summer hiatus and today's show is full of great guests and valuable tips!

    America's leading pediatrician, Dr. William Sears, returns to the show to share tips for bonding with your new baby.

    Kids are going back to school across the country and all that shopping can really be hard on the wallet. Shopping expert, Claudia Lombana, returns to the show to share tips for getting the best deals on your back to school shopping.

    When kids are at school, how can you be sure they are eating healthy lunches and snacks? Best-selling author and pediatrician Dr. Tanya Remer Altmann and celebrity chef and mom, Donatella Arpaia join us with their tips for helping your kids eat healthy during the school year.

    Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons is a pioneering musician, an accomplished author, a fashion mogul, and the star of MTV’s hit reality television show “Run’s House.” Beginning his career as one of the 3 members of the rap phenomenon known as “Run DMC,” Joseph Simmons and his pioneering rap group are often attributed to putting hip hop on the musical map. Today, Rev Run and his daughter, Vanessa Simmons (who is a new mom and a judge on Project Runway: Threads), are working to spread awareness about Type 2 Diabetes and knowing your risk factors.

    Dr. Tatiana Foroud, Director of Hereditary Diseases and Family Studies in the Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics at Indiana University, and Parkinson's genetic testing participant, Jon Gilman, will discuss the importance of participating in clinical trials and genetic testing for Parkinson's Disease.

    Retirement planning expert Richard Rausser, shares information on why a distribution plan is critical, and explains the most impactful distribution strategies to help you maximize what you've saved as you approach retirement.



  • 00:45

    John Berchielli on Gillian-Barre Syndrome Post-Tdap Vaccine ~ Sallie O. Elkordy

    in News

    Guest John Berchiello, former volunteer for Senator Richard Pan, pediatrician in Sacremento, CA on life post Tdap Vaccine.

    Host Sallie Elkordy of http://BillionToddlerMarchForSurvival.blogspot.com/ and  http://tinyurl.com/VaccineFree2015 and Sallie O. Elkordy for Mayor, Vaccine Free NYC

  • 00:59

    From Idea to Invention: Pediatrician by Day - Inventor Entrepreneur 24/7 (2of2)

    in Entrepreneur

    Continue with my guest Dr. Lloyd Charles as he finishes his experiences, and tells you how, and why, he takes multiple ideas from invention to actual consumer products. This is part 2 of a 2-part program. Part 1 aired 09/22/2014

  • 00:40

    Mayo Clinic Radio: Sleep Needs/Vaccine Update/School Sports/Student Depression

    in Health

    The end of summer is fast approaching ... and millions of youngsters across the country are getting ready to return to the classroom. On this back-to-school edition of Mayo Clinic Radio, children's sleep specialist Dr. Suresh Kotagal outlines how much sleep children need to be fully engaged in class. Also on the program, pediatrician and adolescent medicine specialist […]

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    in Politics


  • 01:04

    Happiest Baby on the Block Author Talks Sleep

    in Parents

    Sleep issues plague most new parents. How to get your child to sleep and keep them there. Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Dr. Harvey Karp, bestselling author of the wildly popular The Happiest Baby on the Block and The Happiest Toddler on the Block, talks about his has a book, Happiest Baby on the Block Guide to Sleep. Dr. Karp is a pediatrician, child development specialist, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the USC School of Medicine.

    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 

    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 

    If you enjoyed this show, we would very much appreciate you leaving us a review on iTunes. Either go to this website (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id266386337) or if you have iTunes on your phone, tablet or computer, simply type in "Creating a Family", click on Ratings/Reviews, and click on the # of stars. It only takes a moment and it really helps others find us. Thanks.

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  • 00:48

    From Idea to Invention: Pediatrician by Day - Inventor Entrepreneur 24/7 (1of2)

    in Entrepreneur

    Join me as my guest Dr. Lloyd Charles reveals how, and why, he takes multiple ideas from invention to actual consumer products. This is part 1 of a 2-part program.

  • 00:58

    Guest: Dzung X. Vo, MD, FAAP, author of The Mindful Teen: Powerful Skills

    in Relationships

    In this powerful book, a pediatrician specializing in teen and adolescent medicine offers a breakthrough mindfulness program to help you deal with stress in healthy ways, improve communication, and reduce conflicts with family and friends.
    Being a teen is stressful! Whether it’s school, friends, or dating, the teen years are full of difficult changes—both mentally and physically. If you’re like many teens, you may have difficulty dealing with stress in effective ways. You aren’t alone, and there are things you can do to stay calm, no matter how stressful life becomes. All you need to do is stop, breathe, and be mindful and aware in the present moment.
    The Mindful Teen offers a unique program based in mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) and mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) to help you deal with stress. The simple, practical, and easy-to-remember tips in this book can be used every day to help you handle any difficult situation more effectively—whether it’s taking a test at school, having a disagreement with your parents, or a problem you are having with friends.
    If you’re ready to uncover your own inner strength and resilience through mindful awareness and take charge of your life, this book will show you how.
    Dzung X. Vo, MD, FAAP, is a pediatrician specializing in adolescent medicine at British Columbia Children’s Hospital, and clinical assistant professor at the University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine, Vancouver, Canada. His medical practice, teaching, and research emphasize promoting resilience in young people to help them thrive in the face of complex stress and adversity. He has helped to develop and teach mindfulness training programs for youth with chronic stress, chronic pain, depression, and anxiety. You can find him online at www.mindfulnessforteens.com.

  • 00:40

    Janet Levatin, M.D. Holistic Pediatrician, Homeopathic Physician~Embrace Health

    in Health

    Free yourself & Embrace a Healthier YOU!  Tenpenny Integrative Medical Center Middleburg Hts, Oh   440-239-3438 .  Dr. Levatin had a private practice in the Boston Massachusetts area for the past 25 yrs. Raised in South Bend, Indiana she is happy to be returning to the Midwest.  Dr. Levatin went to college at the University of Rochester, NY majoring in English & Psychology. She attended the George Washington Univ School of Medicine, graduating in 1982. & completing a pediatric internship & residency at the Univ of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey in 1986. Throughout her training Dr. Janet disagreed with much of what she observed in the conventional medical world. Due to her disappointment with the limits of conventional medicine, she began a quest to discover better ways of assisting patients with healing and health maintenance.

    After researching a variety of modalities, Dr. Levatin settled on Homeopathy as her primary treatment modality.  Her therapeutic regimens incorporate Herbs, Common-sense nutrition & a simple supplement regimen including vit D, iodine & trace minerals. She regularly makes referrals for chiropractic, craniosacral, allergy elimination & other modalities. Dr. Levatin treats adults and children.

    Dr. Janet welcomes your calls & emails   440-239-3438   www.TenpennyIMC.com