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    • Fending off Math Anxiety

    • By: Perri Klass, M.D.
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 5 mins
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    My mother was what we would now call math anxious, if not phobic. My daughter, on the other hand, was a math major, which always left me feeling like the transitional generation, capable of mastering standardized-test math problems and surviving college calculus (it’s one of the pre-med requirements) but never really connecting to the subject’s beauty or power.

    "Fending off Math Anxiety" is from the May 01, 2017 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass, M.D. and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Every Mother Is a Daughter

    • By: Perri Klass, Sheila Solomon Klass
    • Narrated by: Carrington Macduffie, Anna Fields
    • Length: 10 hrs and 49 mins
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    Oh no, I'm turning into my mother! Every woman is familiar with the poignant, funny, baffling, or horrifying echoes that resonate at that moment when she first hears her own mother's voice coming out of her mouth. But this moment of recognition is more than ironic: It's at the root of how we see ourselves, and how we plot and follow the arc that goes from childhood to motherhood.

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    • By Jennifer Donovan on 03-08-07

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    • Cranky Baby? Feeding May Not Be the Right Answer

    • By: Perri Klass M.D.
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Feeding a hungry baby can seem like one of the most basic tasks of parenthood, but right from the beginning, the way an individual baby eats, gains weight and grows is a complicated parent-child mix of behavior and biology.

    "Cranky Baby? Feeding May Not Be the Right Answer" is from the June 26, 2017 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass M.D. and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Treatment Kind and Fair

    • Letters to a Young Doctor
    • By: Perri Klass
    • Narrated by: Suzanne Toren
    • Length: 6 hrs and 46 mins
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    If you've ever sat on an examination table and wondered what is really going on in your doctor's head, then this book is for you. New York Times contributor and beloved author Perri Klass addresses the primary issues in the life of any doctor and, by extension, the lives of those for whom they care. She explores the moral judgments of doctors, questions of death and physician-assisted suicide, the daily life of a doctor, doctors as patients, and more.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Why Handwriting Matters for Children in a Keyboard World

    • By: Perri Klass
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Why Handwriting Matters for Children in a Keyboard World" is from the June 20, 2016, Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Why Doctors Still Worry About Measles

    • By: Perri Klass, M.D.
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 8 mins
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    "Why Doctors Still Worry About Measles" is from the December 12, 2016 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass, M.D. and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • The Cough That Doesn’t Go Away

    • By: Perri Klass, M.D.
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Coughs are one of the most common reasons for both adults and children to seek medical care, and as a pediatrician, part of my job is to worry about what it means when a cough sticks around.

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    • A Flu Season Without FluMist? Making Shots Less Painful for Children

    • By: Perri Klass, M.D.
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "A Flu Season Without FluMist? Making Shots Less Painful for Children" is from the October 10, 2016 Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass, M.D. and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • As Boys Get Fatter, Parents Worry One Body Part Is Too Small

    • By: Perri Klass MD
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "As Boys Get Fatter, Parents Worry One Body Part Is Too Small" is from the September 5, 2016 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass, M.D. and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Is Clumsiness a Medical Disorder in Children?

    • By: Perri Klass, M.D.
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "Is Clumsiness a Medical Disorder in Children?" is from the May 16, 2016 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass, M.D. and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Spiced-Up Breast Milk’s Benefits

    • By: Perri Klass, M.D.
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Spiced-Up Breast Milk’s Benefits" is from the March 28, 2016, Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass, M.D. and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Is There an Emoji for 'Doc, I've Got This Rash'?

    • By: Perri Klass
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Is There an Emoji for 'Doc, I've Got This Rash'?" is from the Tech section of The New York Times. It was written by Perri Klass and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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