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Mandie Svatek, MD
Staying safe while playing sports in the heat
September 01, 2022
Dr. Mandie Tibball Svatek, a pediatrician at University Health, talks about steps parents and coaches can take to prevent heat from sidelining young athletes.
Is melatonin safe for children?
June 22, 2022
A new CDC study reveals the hidden dangers behind giving too much melatonin, a supplement meant to aid better sleep, to children.
COVID-19 Update: Vaccines for Children under 5
June 07, 2022
Next week, on June 15, the FDA will consider authorizing Pfizer and Moderna mRNA vaccines for children as young as six months old. Dr. Mandie Tibball Svatek answers common questions about safety.
A Plan To Keep Your Child With Asthma Out of the ER
May 23, 2022
Develop an asthma action plan with your child’s physician to lower the chances of needing to visit the hospital in the first place.
COVID-19 Update: Children and COVID-19 Vaccines
May 18, 2022
Dr. Mandie Tiball Svatek sorts through myths and worries about COVID-19 vaccines for children as more children become eligible for booster shots.
COVID-19 Update: Child COVID Vaccine Q&A
May 27, 2021
Dr. Mandie Tibball Svatek answers your questions about children and the COVID-19 vaccine, like what are the long-term effects of COVID-19 in children?

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