New Fatherhood – New dad, Bill Taylor, tells his touching story of how his 9-week old daughter, Amari, has completely transformed his life in very positive ways. Amari makes her television debut! Time 22 minutes.
Introduction to the 1-Month Old – Chris Tryon, Certified Life Specialist joins RN, Ann Syrett, both from GCHS, and Ann’s 4-week old, Maggie. The discussion includes vision, hearing and social and motor development. Exercises are shown that help develop your child. Time 27 minutes.
Crying vs. Colic – Dr. Melissa Novak, a pediatrician with Panarama Pediatrics, joins fellow pediatrician, Dr. Mike Flynn from GCHS who has his 9-week old daughter, Jessica with him. Normal crying vs colic is discussed along with strategies parents can use for both. Time 24 minutes.
Infant Diaper Rash – Over the Counter Remedies – Dr. Lynn Dykstra, GCHS, shares strategies for treating and preventing diaper rash using available over-the-counter remedies, a topic of interest to all new parents. Time 27 minutes.
Newborn Issues – Pediatrician, Dr. Sema Hart, explores a variety of topics including breathing, care for circumcision, vision, diapers, swaddling, fingernails, pacifiers and a host of other concerns common to new parents. Includes a number of videos showing infants. Time 40 minutes.
Skin Care of Infants – join Dr. Melissa Novak, a pediatrician with Panarama Pediatrics, Rochester, New York discussing all aspects of infant skin care with a number of pictures showing the various conditions. Time 25 minutes
Twins – to join Myra Henry, mom of two-year old twins, and her good friend, Anna Maria Hubbard, who is pregnant and expecting twins in five weeks. Hear their stories and their advice as this wonderful “surprise” unfolded for them. Time 28 minutes.
Grandparents raising Grandchildren – In this video Oramae Wiliams tells her story of this challenging yet rewarding experience. Time – 25 minutes.
Preparing for a Newborn – join Dr. Neil Herendeen, Director of the pediatric practice at GCHS, as he discusses parents’ expectations of being pregnant, dealing with the reality of birth and the questions that that reality raises for most parents. Parents call in with questions. Time 28 minutes
Two-Month Old Brain Development – Dr. Tom Albushies, Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong, Rochester, New York, discusses the brain development of a 2-month old and what parents should know about stimulating growth. All the senses are discussed. Time 28 minutes.