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DANNY AND THE WILD BUNCH – Short Film from robert rugan on Vimeo: A children’s book author is told that her new manuscript needs to be “darker”, but when her revisions piss off the characters in the book, they come … Continue reading

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Over the past week we’ve looked at the importance of staying up-to-date with immunizations, even as adults. Measles, mumps, and rubella; tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis — these are all real dangers that have been kept, for the most part, out … Continue reading

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So let me ask you: When was your last tetanus shot? Do you remember? What is diphtheria (and who gets that anymore)? And what’s up with whooping cough? Many adults don’t remember the last tetanus vaccine they received. They also … Continue reading

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With mumps spreading through the National Hockey League this season and measles making its way cross-country from Disneyland, the third member of the MMR team — the “R” in rubella — has been easy to overlook. While the symptoms and … Continue reading

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The measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR) is routinely given between the ages of 12-15 months of age, although we’ll give it to infants as young as six months who are traveling to measles-endemic areas of the world. (The reason … Continue reading

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  Pediatricians obviously concern themselves with protecting the “herd” by giving children immunizations against vaccine-preventable infectious diseases. But their parents, grandparents, caregivers, teachers, medical providers, and other adults are also a big part of the herd, so they need to … Continue reading

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Freefly Films – MOVE from Freefly on Vimeo: The Freefly MōVI is all about movement – take a look at this short film ‘MOVE’ to get a feel for the kind of shot that can be quickly and efficiently executed … Continue reading

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    Ned Ketyer, M.D.

    Ned Ketyer, M.D.

    Dr. Ketyer has special interests in developmental pediatrics and preventative medicine, specifically how nutrition and the environment affect health. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont and his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School. He completed his residency at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

    As one of the founding physicians of Pediatric Alliance, PC, Dr. Ketyer served as its president from 1997-2004. He has been practicing general pediatrics at Pediatric Alliance since 1990. Dr. Ketyer and his wife have three boys and live in Pittsburgh's South Hills. 



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