All Episodes

New Parents: Expectations vs. Reality

It may not be easy, but with a little parental-logic, you can take on the challenge!

Screen Addiction: Fact or Fiction?

Can kids become addicted to screens?

Teens and Mental Health

Alok and Bethany explain why teens’ mental health care is so important.

Kids with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

61 million adult Americans live with some sort of disability.

Hormones, Body Odor, and Acne, Oh My! Puberty 101

This time, we're breaking down the science behind the body’s big shift.

How Much Sleep Does My Kid Need?

Sleep can have a profound effect on children's growth and development.

Understanding Food Allergens

How do you safely expose your child to common food allergens?

Vaccinations: Why do Kids Get So Many at One Doctor's Visit?

Sticking to the immunization schedule is actually really important—here’s why.

Tantrums: Why They Happen and How to Soothe Your Kid

Why children “break down” and have tantrums—and what you should do to help them through it

The Biology of Puberty

Puberty is a wonderful, fun, uncomplicated, & totally non-awkward time (said no one ever).

Making Milk—and Why You Shouldn't Pump and Dump

By the time a baby arrives, the mammary glands are ready to produce and deliver milk.

What's Up With Your Kid's Poop? We're Here to Answer

Your child’s poop is a glorious gift that gives you a window into their bodies.

How to (Safely!) Put Your Infant to Bed

How can you create the best environment in which to put your newborn down to sleep?

Why Does my Newborn’s Poop Look Like That?

Poop is a window into the body.

Three Doctor-Approved Sleep Training Methods Explained

Sleep is essential to children's growth and development.

Is My Kid Behind? Real Talk About Milestones

Hearing that “your child should be doing X by Y age” can make you worry.

Understanding Allergies, Asthma, and Eczema

Eczema, allergic asthma, and allergic rhinitis are three hyper-allergic conditions.

Managing Separation Anxiety

If your at-the-door goodbyes aren’t getting easier, Parentalogic is here to help.

What are Allergies?

Food, drug, or seasonal allergies. Discover the science behind why they form.

Kids' Nightmares & Sleep Terrors: When to Worry

How can you acknowledge that your child has fear and help them get through it?

Help! My Kid is Teething and Miserable. What do I do?

Growing them is no walk in the park.

6 Parenting Tips for COVID Times

It's been an exceptionally challenging time for all of us—perhaps especially for parents.

Vaccines: What’s Inside Them and Are They Safe?

What’s inside them and are they safe?

Vaccine Ingredient Misconceptions, Debunked

Each ingredient has an important role in making vaccines sterile, safe, and effective.

Placenta: The Incredible Organ You Make During Pregnancy

What is the placenta exactly, how does it form… and should you eat it?

How to Take Your Kid's Temperature

Fevers can be scary—and sudden.

How COVID-19 Affects Kids

How COVID-19 affects kids and what schools and parents can do to keep them safe.

Covid-19: Does Your Kid Really Need a Mask?

How can you help your child dress for success in a face covering?

The Science of Breastmilk and Formula

Breastmilk! What’s in it? And how do different formulas on the market compare?

When to Worry (and not Worry) About Your Child's Fever

Your child’s temperature is rising. They have a shiver. Is this fever worth worrying over?

What Should Your Kids' Poop Look Like?

What is it? Why is it (usually) brown? And what makes a poop healthy or unhealthy?

Why Toddlers Throw Tantrums

Dr. Alok Patel and Bethany Van Delft break down the breakdown.

About Parentalogic

Parenting is full of obstacles that can be hard to navigate—even without a toddler yelling at your face. There’s no instruction manual, which means discerning fact from fiction and reasonable from ridiculous can be maddening. Dr. Alok Patel and comedian Bethany Van Delft, as they dive into the topics nearly all parents face—from pregnancy to poop, fevers to tantrums, and preschool to puberty.

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