Kids and COVID Podcast

The COVID-19 Pandemic has affected all of us in different ways. However, our children will be feeling the aftermath for decades to come. Health, anxiety, depression, education, social isolation, obesity, and more – all of these have been directly and indirectly influenced by this global crisis.

I am Dr Jeremy Toffle, MD, FAAP – board certified Pediatrician, husband, and father. My career has put me at the front lines of managing all of these effects and more on our youth. Join me as I discuss all things involving Kids and COVID.

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Should Kids Wear Masks This Fall in School? Kids and COVID

This question has been asked countless number of times the last few weeks.  We are seeing COVID cases still dropping, those vaccinated (and some not) are leaving their masks at home, and community activities are picking up.  When the new school year rolls around, what will the expectation be for wearing masks?This is a hard question to answer right now, in this moment.  That is because we don't know what the situation will be in 2-3 months.  Will cases keep going down?  Will they go up?  Listen in as I discuss the topics involving these decision as well as my thoughts on the opinions of others.  Have questions or comments about today’s episode?  Send me an email at Want to see what else I have discussed on the SARS-CoV-2 virus and kids?  Check out my website at You can also check me out on Instagram @imperfectdadmd Remember to SUBSCRIBE and LEAVE A REVIEW!
  1. Should Kids Wear Masks This Fall in School?
  2. How School Closures Affect Our Youth
  3. Do Kids Get Sick From COVID?
  4. Emergency Use Authorization for the Pfizer COVID vaccine and 12 to 15 Year Olds – What Are the Facts?
  5. My WHY for Creating This Podcast