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#82 - COVID and DS #6, Return to School, Part 2 (with Dr. Andrew Nowalk)

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Release Date: 08/24/2020

#95 - Feeding in Infants with Down Syndrome show art #95 - Feeding in Infants with Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Dr. Vellody was joined by specialists from the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Feeding Team to discuss techniques to effectively feed infants with Down syndrome.  Many thanks to our guests on the podcast: Uzma Faisal (Lactation) Jamie Scheller (Occupational Therapy) Sheri Rosen (Speech Therapy)

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#94 - Skin Conditions in Down Syndrome, Part 1 (with Dr. Jillian Rork) show art #94 - Skin Conditions in Down Syndrome, Part 1 (with Dr. Jillian Rork)

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Dr. Jillian Rork joins the podcast today as a board certified pediatric dermatologist to discuss skin conditions in Down syndrome.  This is Part 1 of a video podcast series on this topic.  Topics in today's episode include: Dry skin Keratosis pilaris Eczema Cutis marmorata Dry lips, angular chelitis Fissured tongue Perioral dermatitis Diaper rash Alopecia areata

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#93 - Infantile Spasms (with Dr. Nicole Baumer) show art #93 - Infantile Spasms (with Dr. Nicole Baumer)

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Dr. Nicole Baumer joined the podcast again today, this time to discuss a type of seizure called infantile spams that are seen more commonly in people with Down syndrome. For more information and helpful videos, see: Epilepsy Foundation   Dr. Baumer's Summary

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#92 - COVID-19 Vaccine in People with Down Syndrome show art #92 - COVID-19 Vaccine in People with Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Dr. Andrew Nowalk from Pediatric Infectious Diseases joined the podcast today for an update on COVID-19 infections in Down syndrome.  We discussed the COVID-19 vaccine in general and also specifically in people with Down syndrome. Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group (DSMIG) Statement on COVID-19 Vaccination American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Statement on COVID-19 Vaccination  

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#91 - Medical History of Down Syndrome (with Dr. Kristen Ehrenberger, MD, PhD) show art #91 - Medical History of Down Syndrome (with Dr. Kristen Ehrenberger, MD, PhD)

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Dr. Kristen Ehrenberger, MD, PhD joins us on the podcast today to discuss the medical history of Down syndrome.  Dr. Ehrenberger is dually boarded in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, and she also has a degree in Medical History.  

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#90 - Financial Planning Advice and Resources (with Rob Wrubel) show art #90 - Financial Planning Advice and Resources (with Rob Wrubel)

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Listen in as Rob Wrubel shares personal and professional advice on financial planning on today's podcast.  You can find more information and resources from Rob at his website at http://robwrubel.com.  

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#89 - COVID Town Hall (hosted by DSA Pittsburgh) show art #89 - COVID Town Hall (hosted by DSA Pittsburgh)

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

The Down Syndrome Association of Pittsburgh hosted a virtual town hall to discuss questions related to COVID and Down Syndrome.  Dr. Vellody, Dr. Nowalk, and Dr. Freeman were all present to answer questions live.

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#88 - Hot off the Presses!  Adult Healthcare Guidelines (with Dr. Peter Bulova) show art #88 - Hot off the Presses! Adult Healthcare Guidelines (with Dr. Peter Bulova)

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Dr. Peter Bulova, Director of the Adult Clinic at the Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania, joins us on the podcast to talk about the recently released Adult Down Syndrome Healthcare Guidelines.

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#87 - Down Syndrome Clinic to You - DSC2U (with Dr. Brian Skotko) show art #87 - Down Syndrome Clinic to You - DSC2U (with Dr. Brian Skotko)

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Dr. Brian Skotko joined us again as a guest one the podcast to discuss Down Syndrome Clinic to You (DSC2U), a new and innovative way to get personalized healthcare recommendations for your loved one with Down syndrome. Down Syndrome Clinic to You (DSC2U)  

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#86 - Learning to Read - Tips & Resources for Success (with Dana Halle). show art #86 - Learning to Read - Tips & Resources for Success (with Dana Halle).

Down Syndrome Center of Western Pennsylvania Podcast

Today, we were joined by Dana Halle, Co-Founder/Executive Director of the Down Syndrome Foundation of Orange County and  Developer and Lead Instructor of The Learning Program and LP Online.  We discussed tips and resources for ultimate reading success in people with Down syndrome. LP Online Teaching Reading to Children with Down Syndrome Down Syndrome Education International RLI  

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Friend of the podcast, Dr. Andrew Nowalk, MD, PhD, joined us again for an update on optimizing safety in school re-opening.