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Chemicals in Your Environment

Parents are often surprised when I tell them that a great number of the products we use in our homes are not necessarily evaluated and declared safe by a...

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Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy - Part 1 - Pregnancy A Special Time

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy – Part 1

During pregnancy, every ounce of baby’s growing body after that very first single cell has come from her mother’s own body. The brain, the heart, the muscles are all...

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Temper Tantrums - When to Worry

Temper Tantrums – When to Worry

Temper tantrums can be a normal and common part of early childhood, but sometimes they are a sign of a problem that needs to be addressed. Parents often ask...

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Choosing a Green Pediatrician

Choosing a Green Pediatrician

As you did when choosing an ob/gyn, you want to find a pediatrician who is top-notch medically. How much better if he or she is also on the journey...

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5 Activities to Teach Your Kids About Sustainable Living

5 Activities to Teach Your Kids About Sustainable Living

Our children are the future, which is why we need to make teaching them to be keepers of the Earth a priority. We talk with our girls every day...

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Now famous photo of guy texting while a whale swims by. Photo by Eric J Smith.

Is Your Family Overplugged? Time for Tech Balance

You’ve probably seen this photo of the man sitting on a sailboat while a whale swims dangerously close. The man, oblivious to the majestic whale, is busy texting. Houston, we...

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Overplugged: Relying On Willpower for Tech Balance May Be a Mistake

Achieving tech balance is far easier in theory than in reality. A major stumbling block in our pursuit to have a tech balanced family is our unshakeable belief in...

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An All-in-One Life-Prolonging Gift for Your Child

An All-in-One, Life-Prolonging Gift for Your Child

Sometimes in the hubbub of today, we miss simple things that can have a lasting impact. This is true for parents and for doctors. As part of my ongoing board...

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My all-star list of foods to prevent and repair damage from environmental toxins:

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Do-It-Yourself Recipes for Natural Cleaning

Do-It-Yourself Recipes for Natural Cleaning

Ready to make your own non-toxic cleaning products that are good for your family and the environment? Here are four recipes for success.

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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.