Join Dr. Theresa Bingemann as she introduces the viewer to the basics of food allergies and their children. 25 Minutes
Making a Family Plan for Fire Safety – Robert Cole, PhD, president, Fireproof Children/Prevention First and Assistant Professor of Nursing at the University of Rochester shares with the viewer all the elements of creating an effective plan for escaping a house fire. Our thanks to the City of Rochester and Monroe County for creating the video used in this introduction. This is a must-see for any parent of young children. Time 33 minutes.
Join host Cora Conklin, Parent and Allergy Awareness Advocate as she discusses Coughing, Wheezing and Asthma with Allergist, Dr. Theresa Bingemann.
Adoption 101 – “Everything you always wanted to know about adoption but didn’t know who to ask.” Host Lisa Maynard, Family Finding and Adoption Services, Hillside Children’s Center, Rochester, NY introduces the viewer to the world of adoption. She interviews Michael Finn, Permanency Specialist, Jacqueline Morrison CSW, Adoption Caseworker and Gregory Franklin, Esq. Ashcroft, Franklin & Young. All the issues from the start of the process though the end are addressed. This video is ideal for anyone considering adoption. Time 34 minutes.
Allergist Dr. Kristen Sikorski introduces us to the world of allergies in a straight-forward yet easy to understand way. She discusses what every parent of an infant or young child would want to know. 30 minutes
Join pediatrician Dr. Elizabeth Murray as she discusses all elements of installing the proper car seat for your baby or young child. With her are Officer Kris Runyon of the Rochester Police Department and Deanna King of “cynicalmother.com.” This in-depth discussion is loaded with information and tips on choosing and installing the proper car seat for your little one.Description
Dr. Ruth Lawrence and Professor Athesia Benjamin host a live, call in TV show. A variety of questions are asked by viewers including “What should I do because my baby is teething and starting to bite?” and “My husband and I want to get pregnant again. Do I need to wean first?” Time 1-hour.
Join Sue Costanza, RN and Lactation Consultant, and Athesia Benjamin, Art Professor and mom, and learn a variety of techniques for getting your baby to latch on to the breast. This is a hands-on, visual demonstration. Time – 40 minutes
This video provides tips and challenges on breastfeeding from Linda Howell, a registered nurse and lactation counselor at GCHS. Time 26 minutes.
Dr. Sue Tanski, a pediatrician at GCHS and Rochester General Pediatric Associates, explores a variety of topics related to breastfeeding. She appears with her son, 3 1/2 month-old Ryan. Time 25 minutes.