Breakthrough Test for Down Syndrome
    January 13, 2011
    Breakthrough Test for Down Syndrome

    A new technique could revolutionize the diagnosis of Down syndrome in a way that mothers will love. All it takes is 1/2 tsp of the mother's blood for stunningly accurate results. Then Not long ago the…

    Tonsil Removal
    January 16, 2003
    Tonsil Removal

    Dr. Greene's Answer: It used to be that tonsils were removed routinely if there were any problems. We have since learned that the tonsils are an important part of the immune system. They function as g…

    Emergency Medical Test for Appendicitis
    September 15, 1999
    Emergency Medical Test for Appendicitis

    Your child is doubled over in pain. Concern has brought you both to the Emergency Room, but after initial evaluation, the situation still isn't clear. Is this appendicitis or not? An exciting report i…

    Tongue-Tie and Surgery
    November 3, 1997
    Tongue-Tie and Surgery

    Dr. Greene's Answer: When most people hear the term "tongue-tied", they picture someone nervous, stammering, and at a loss for words. Tongue-tie isn't just a cartoon caricature or picturesque descript…

    Making Blood Draws Easier for Kids
    September 23, 1996
    Making Blood Draws Easier for Kids

    Dr. Greene's Answer: The amount of information that can be gleaned from a small amount of blood is truly amazing. This information can literally make the difference between life and death. Unfortunate…