PBS NewsHour Pediatricians Add Reading to Essential Health Check-Up List
To Encourage Kids' Health, Pediatricians Add Reading to Essential Check-Up List Details
Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Pediatricians Add Reading to Essential Health Check-Up List
National literacy program Reach Out and Read reaches kids in a place where they are almost guaranteed to visit: the doctor's office. Special correspondent John Merrow meets a new breed of pediatrician -- part doctor, part teacher -- who help parents share books with their children to improve and encourage cognitive development.
Premiere Date: 11/08/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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