Season 3

Aug. 30, 2022

Behind the Scenes of the Medical Dads

The season finale of the 3rd season of the Medical Dads is finally upon us. Join us as we take a peek under the hood of everyone'…

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Aug. 15, 2022

Your Time or Your Money

This week, the Medical Dads talk about work life balance-what they learned about it from their parents, and the life principles a…

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July 27, 2022

The Medical Dads on Dad Friendships

The Medical Dads explore why being a dad is a lonely business. Whether its meeting people through their children's playdates, or …

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July 20, 2022

The Medical Dads at the Movies: Turning Red and the Batman

Finally, the Medical Dads are proud to present their own take on Sickle and Ebert's movie reviews. For your listening pleasure, a…

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July 13, 2022

Summer Plans with the Medical Dads

In this episode (recorded a few weeks earlier in June), Stu and Dave talk about their plans for the upcoming summer, and why the …

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June 17, 2022

Happy Father's Day

The Medical Dads are here to ring in the biggest day of the year! --- Send in a voice message:…

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June 7, 2022

The Medical Dads Guide to What You Need To Know Before You See Your F…

This week, in a continuation of the discussion about life in the Pediastric ER, the tables turn and Stu puts Dave in the hot seat…

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May 29, 2022

The Storm of 2022

The Medical Dads survived the great spring thunderstorm of 2022 and live to tell the tale! --- Send in a voice message: https:/…

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May 8, 2022

Sacrifice: Happy Mother's Day to Our Moms

For Mother's Day, Stu and Dave sit down to share some stories about the long winding road their moms took to get where they are t…

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May 5, 2022

What You Need To Know Before You Go to the ER

Stu and Dave give a primer on what parents should know about emergency rooms. When is a good time to go the ER? Should they bring…

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April 15, 2022

Junk Food Part 2 - The Potato

In a continuation to the last conversation on junk food, the Medical Dads have a serous, medical talk about potato chips, before …

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April 4, 2022

Medical Dads Guide to Junk Food

Where else in the world will you get a long form discussion by medical doctors about the merits of junk food from McDonald's to f…

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March 23, 2022

This Movie is Not For Kids

For the 30th anniversary of Basic Instinct, the Medical Dads talk about movies that are definitely not appropriate for their kids…

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March 15, 2022

Medical Dads in War Time

Dave and Stu reflect on the state of the world while war rages in the Ukraine. Is the world simply one big exercise in playground…

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March 8, 2022

The Endemic - Not the End of the Pandemic

The Medical Dads ponder the Endemic. Is it the end of the pandemic or is it the beginning of something else? Is it time to make p…

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March 1, 2022

Graphic Novels - In Praise of Sequential Art

Stu and Dave stay on the topic of books, as they make time to talk comic books, graphic novels and Manga. Where else can you get …

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March 1, 2022

From Books to Graphic Novels

Stu and Dave didn't quite finish their literary discussion last week, so they dive back in to talk about graphic novels, comic bo…

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Feb. 22, 2022

Books - What Our Children are Reading

Where else are you going to get a discussion about Demon Slayer manga, Anne of Green Gables and Paw Patrol books all in the same …

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Feb. 15, 2022

The Dad Olympics

As the Beijing Winter Olympics roll on, the Medical Dads get into the Olympic spirit and talk about watching sports with their ch…

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Feb. 3, 2022

Ringing in the Year of the Tiger

Stu and Dave sit down and talk about the Canadian version of Chinese New Year. Stu brushes up on his Chinese New Year greetings a…

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Jan. 25, 2022

Sibling Rivalry - Only the Strong Survive

Stu and Dave take a break from worrying about Omicron to talk about the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to siblings and …

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Jan. 21, 2022

Covid - Back to School?

This week, as the Omicron variant rages around Ontario, Stu and and Dave break down how parents should weigh the various factors …

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Jan. 11, 2022

Covid - Not Again!

Its 2022 and suddenly Covid is back in full force. Stu and Dave talk about how Covid upended their Christmas holidays and is now …

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Jan. 6, 2022

The Many Misconceptions About Canada and Canadians

In this episode, recorded a month ago, Stu and Dave take a break from Covid talk and break down some common misconceptions (and c…

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Dec. 21, 2021

The 12 Days of Christmas Medical Dads Wish List

The Medical Dads break down the 12 things they are wishing for this Christmas, culminating in a discussion of possibly the greate…

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Dec. 9, 2021

Parenting in the Internet Age

Stu and Dave talk about trying to parent during the internet age. From children using internet "for school," to playing online ga…

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Nov. 27, 2021

Not the Sick Days We Remember

Stu and Dave wax nostalgic about sick days from when they were growing up. Stu shares his mother's cure for children's sick days,…

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Nov. 16, 2021

Home of the (not so) Handyman

Stu and Dave share some stories and life lessons culled from over a decade on the front lines of home ownership. When things brea…

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Nov. 10, 2021

What's For Lunch?

Stu and Dave talk about school lunches and how their own experience with lunches have shaped their views on what their kids shoul…

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Nov. 1, 2021

Halloween, Covid and Scary Neighbor Stories

On the eve of Halloween, Stu and Dave get together to discuss the current state of Covid this Halloween and also what happens whe…

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Oct. 27, 2021

Parenting the Marvel Way

Stu and Dave talk about superheroes and comic books and how it all related to parenting. What happens when you introduce your kid…

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Oct. 10, 2021

Thanksgiving 2021

This year, for Thanksgiving, Stu and Dave talk about what yet another COVID Thanksgiving feels like. Then, with Truth and Remembr…

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Oct. 8, 2021

My Life for the Hoard!

Stu and Dave sit down to talk about hoarding. Stu and Dave talk about what it's like raising children in the age of eBay and Amaz…

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Sept. 27, 2021

Pick a School, Any School

Stu and Dave discuss the thought processes and antics that parents go through in the quest to optimize their children's education…

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Sept. 21, 2021

And We're School!

In the season 3 premiere of Medical Dads, Stu and Dave regroup after a summer away from podcasts to talk about children settling …

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