Monthly Archives: May 2016

← Older posts
Posted on by PediaBlog

  By Brian W. Donnelly, M.D., I.B.C.L.C., Pediatric Alliance — North Hills     Mo Costandi sheds light on fascinating new research looking at the relationship between intestinal bacteria and the brain: Far from being silent partners that merely help … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 7 Comments
Posted on by PediaBlog

Drowning is a leading cause of death in infants, toddlers, and children. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) adds: In fact, drowning kills more young children 1-4 years than anything else except birth defects. Of drowning victims who … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 1 Comment
Posted on by PediaBlog

Real Life Adventures by Gary Wise and Lance Aldrich (GoComics.com)                      

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 1 Comment
Posted on by PediaBlog

Twin Days / A Short Doc from Alex Markman on Vimeo: Twins Days is a festival for biological twins that has taken place every summer since 1976, in Twinsburg, Ohio. It’s the largest annual gathering of twins in the world. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Comments Off on Cool Video Of The Week
Posted on by PediaBlog

Are you better off today than you were yesterday? Are you doing better this year than you were at this time last year? Would you rate your quality of life, income, and health as better than your parents when they … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 4 Comments
Posted on by PediaBlog

  Mind On The Run: “Vanitha! Vanitha! Mother To Us All” By Anthony Kovatch, M.D., Pediatric Alliance — Arcadia Division   (Musical accompaniment: “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” by George Harrison.)   Bodhisattva: In Buddhism, a person who is able … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | 5 Comments
Posted on by PediaBlog

  Yikes! Summer’s right around the corner, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are here to remind you that there’s nothing like a dip in a public pool — a place where you might encounter tiny bits of … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments
Posted on by PediaBlog

I remember the first time I used a telephone that had buttons instead of a rotary dial. I thought this new “Touch-Tone” technology was an amazing improvement over the old, destined to save precious seconds, even for an impatient 10-year-old. My … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 1 Comment ← Older posts
  • MEET THE EDITOR

    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. 



  • Note: The information included in these posts is for educational purposes only. It is not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice.

  • Tags

  • Archives

    • 2017 (120)
    • 2016 (368)
    • 2015 (372)
    • 2014 (378)
    • 2013 (442)
    • 2012 (202)
  • Contact Us