Innovations

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The PedREST Story

PMD March 2005: Announcing the PedREST

PMD March 2005: Announcing the PedREST

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Last updated on March 3rd, 2018 at 12:20 pmIn 2004 Pediatric Medical received notice that we were going to be granted our first patent – YEAH!!! We were finally ready to share our “creation” with... 

PMD 2004: And After Every Rain…A Rainbow

PMD 2004: And After Every Rain…A Rainbow

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Last updated on March 3rd, 2018 at 12:21 pmAs you can probably tell, 2004 was a bit of a rollercoaster. And trust me when I say that after that disaster of a weekend, I was seriously ready for the cart... 

Creating a Prototype

Making Changes for Safety

Making Changes for Safety

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Last updated on March 3rd, 2018 at 02:54 pmNow that we had 3-Dimensional pictures, it enabled us to make any necessary changes to make transporting children the safest way possible… The most important... 

Turning our 2-Dimensional Prototype into a 3-Dimensional One

Turning our 2-Dimensional Prototype into a 3-Dimensional One

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Last updated on March 3rd, 2018 at 02:54 pmThe 2-D patent drawings were really just the first step in bringing our concept to life   With a little more help from our engineer… we added some... 

Novel Ideas

BUZZY – Because We ALL Need Shots That Don’t Hurt!

BUZZY – Because We ALL Need Shots That Don’t Hurt!

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As a pediatrician, I strongly support vaccination. I never thought shots were a big deal; parents and staff even chuckle sometimes when a kid is freaking out about shots. You know, ‘deal with it’.... 

“My Body Belongs to Me” Children’s Book: Prevent The Unthinkable

“My Body Belongs to Me” Children’s Book: Prevent The Unthinkable

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Last updated on July 22nd, 2021 at 04:09 pmAs a former prosecutor of child abuse and sex crimes in New York City for 22 years, I often encountered children who were sexually abused for lengthy periods... 

Senseez Pillows: Vibrational Therapy to Soothe Anxious Kids

Senseez Pillows: Vibrational Therapy to Soothe Anxious Kids

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Last updated on July 22nd, 2021 at 04:09 pmMy name is Stephanie Mitelman. I am a Mom and I created the Senseez Pillows. The name Senseez means to ease the senses… Let me tell you the story of how... 

Stop, Look & Paws: Teaching Kids How to Be Safe Around Dogs

Stop, Look & Paws: Teaching Kids How to Be Safe Around Dogs

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Last updated on July 22nd, 2021 at 04:09 pmWe’ve all seen or heard about horrific instances of dog bites to children. I think most of us believe it will never happen to us. Until I became a dog trainer... 

Loli-O’s and Kids: Puts the Treat in Breathing Treatments

Loli-O’s and Kids: Puts the Treat in Breathing Treatments

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Last updated on September 21st, 2018 at 10:49 amHave you ever received a breathing treatment, either in an ambulance or in the hospital? It can be uncomfortable and you might be a little hesitant if...