• YouTube
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Podcast
Go to advanced search

Catholic Connection – February 24, 2014 – Hour 2

+ Segment #1 of 5

Intro and News

+ Segment #2 of 5

Pediatricians Update Guidelines for Kids' Checkups

  • Description: "New guidelines released today by a leading U.S. pediatricians group recommend for the first time that healthy teens be screened for depression at their checkups, and that routine cholesterol testing begins in children at younger ages. The American Academy of Pediatrics also has other changes in store for infants, children and teens during their regular doctor's visits, including HIV testing in teenagers, and evaluating toddlers' nutrition status for iron-deficiency anemia."
  • Segment Guests:
    • Dr. Meg Meeker

      Pediatrician, mother, and best-selling author of six books, Dr. Meg Meeker has spent over 25 years practicing pediatric and adolescent medicine while also helping parents and children to communicate more deeply about difficult topics. Dr. Meg is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics as well as the National Advisory Board of the Medical Institute, and a Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Human Development at Michigan State University.

    • Resources:

+ Segment #3 of 5

Pediatricians Update Guidelines for Kids' Checkups

  • Description: Dr. Meg Meeker continued

+ Segment #4 of 5

Tiny Blue Lines: Reclaiming Your Life, Preparing for Your Baby, and Moving Forward with Faith in an Unplanned Pregnancy

  • Description: Chaunie Brusie is the creator of the popular parenting website TinyBlueLines.com and a pro-life advocate for young mothers. Drawing from her own experience of finding herself pregnant as an unmarried college student, Brusie offers young Catholic women in similar situations the resources to thrive in their educations, careers, faith lives, and journeys as mothers.
  • Segment Guests:
    • Chaunie Marie Brusie

      Chaunie Marie Brusie is a writer, editor, speaker, obstetric nurse, and an advocate for women facing unexpected pregnancy. Brusie contributes regularly to several parenting sites, including Babble, Everyday Family, and SheKnows. Her work has also been featured in national publications such as Parents, American Baby, and Pregnancy and Newborn.

    • Resources:

+ Segment #5 of 5

Tiny Blue Lines: Reclaiming Your Life, Preparing for Your Baby, and Moving Forward with Faith in an Unplanned Pregnancy

  • Description: Chaunie Marie Brusie continued

YouTube Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Podcast