Today's Pediatric Perspectives
We can survive longer without food than we can without sleep. About twice as long. Good food may be central to good health, but so is good sleep. And...
At 3am a triangle of light slices the darkness in two, and a child’s tired, raspy voice whispers “Mom? Moooooom?” It’s now that you realize, this will not be...
At what age can babies be spoiled by holding them while sleeping? My 3-week-old often wakes up as soon as I lay her down.
“Mom, just a little more, please!” Does this sound familiar? Kids need around 9-10 hours of sleep per night, but it’s estimated that up to 40% of children aren’t...
Understanding Food Reactions When it comes to adverse food reactions, the terms allergy, intolerance and sensitivity are often used interchangeably (and incorrectly!). Here we demystify the language so that...
Related concepts: Tanning, Radiation damage Introduction to sunburn: Even though skin cancer occurs in adults, the serious skin cancers are caused by the radiation damage (particularly the sunburns) that...
As a gynecologist, I thought that I was staying pretty connected to what is going on with sex and dating. However, more and more I learn new information from...
- Sleep Blues: How to change your quantity and quality of sleep
- The “Free Pass”: Getting your child to sleep in their own room
- Building Sleep Habits
- Kids Sleep Benefits Are Huge!
- Food Reactions: Allergy, Intolerance or Food Sensitivity?
- Sunburn: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention
- Parent Confidential – Teens, Tech and Sex: What you need to know now
Books by Dr. Alan Greene
Feeding Baby Green: The Earth Friendly Program for Healthy, Safe Nutrition During Pregnancy, Childhood and Beyond
This unique guide includes advice on how to transform a baby's eating habits that will positively impact their health & development for the rest of their lives. Dr. Greene has included everything a parent needs to know about creating healthy, nutritious meals that help avoid childhood obesity & prevent childhood disease.
In this illustrated and easy-to-use guide, noted pediatrician Dr. Alan Greene, a leading voice of the green baby movement, advises parents how to make healthy green choices for pregnancy, childbirth, and baby care—from feeding your baby the best food available to using medicines wisely.