Today's Pediatric Perspectives

How Men In White Lab Coats Have Stolen Your Parental Rights

How Men In White Lab Coats Have Stolen Your Parental Rights

The grocery store has become a political battleground. It’s not the kind of political battle where Republicans and Democrats duke it out. It’s a battle ground where scientists in...

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Eating Disorders: Down the Rabbit Hole

I am fond of prefacing conversations about eating disorders with: “If, everything you know about eating disorders you learned from an ABC Afterschool Special or Lifetime TV movie, you...

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My daughter spent almost five months in the UCSD Adolescent Eating Disorder Treatment Program in 2012 and six weeks in their adult program in 2013, after a relapse. She...

Make 2015 the Year We End Junk Food Marketing to Kids - Featured Photo by Daniel Oines

End Junk Food Marketing to Kids

The one change I’d like to see take place is an end to the marketing of junk food to kids.  Most people would agree that products which are engineered to...

How is your food grown?

How is your food grown?

We’ve established that kids develop differently depending on how they are nourished. Now let’s return to how the food they eat is, in turn, affected by what materials are...

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3 Positive Changes for Healthier Hospital Stays

This holiday season we’ve invited some of our favorite Guest Bloggers to share one change they would like to see in 2015. As you can see from this post, these visionaries...

Baby looking into the camera. The future is bright for babies born today with CF.

Cystic Fibrosis: The Right Nutrition Key to a Bright Future

My friend’s one-month old granddaughter has been diagnosed with CF. Of course they are heartsick, but I was wondering if you have any dietary advice and/or know of...

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Books by Dr. Alan Greene

Feeding Baby Green

Feeding Baby Green: The Earth Friendly Program for Healthy, Safe Nutrition During Pregnancy, Childhood and Beyond

By Dr. Alan R. Greene

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.

Raising Baby Green

Raising Baby Green: The Earth-Friendly Guide to Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Baby Care

By Dr. Alan R. Greene

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.