Marine sand on a beach - sand scaricity

The Next Generation’s Challenge: Sand Scarcity

A day at the beach, building the perfect sandcastle at the playground, watching how the sand trickles in the hourglass while playing a board game – joyful moments don’t...

Allergies and Hay Fever

Allergies and Hay Fever

About 15% of children have seasonal allergies by their seventh birthdays, according to a study in the November 2000 issue of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Boys,...

Treating Pinworms

Treating Pinworms

I have 3 children. In the last 2 years the same child has been infected with pinworms 3 times. We belong to a family medicine group. The first...

Child sitting on a blanket on the grass. What are pinworms?

What are Pinworms?

What are pinworms?


Pinworms: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

Introduction to pinworms: Although adults often shudder at the thought of pinworms, most kids don’t have this same gut response. In any case, pinworms are mostly harmless and inhabit...

Spring is in the air and it is time for allergy care.

Dr. Greene’s Guide to Allergy Care: How To Prevent And Treat This Season’s Allergies

If you’re in the Northern hemisphere of this beautiful planet, it’s the beginning of spring for you. The blossoming flowers and budding leaves are amazing to watch, but can...

Infant in bed with rash on cheeks because she has childhood eczema.

Childhood Eczema: Parents can make a difference!

As an after-hours GP, I am often called to treat severe cases of childhood eczema. In some of the children I’ve seen, large areas of their skin have been...

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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.