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A Week for Stepfamily Appreciation

Riddle me this: What September holiday isn’t listed on the Hallmark holiday calendar? Hint: It is an official national holiday. And, it’s a chance to tell stepfamily members that...

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Confessions of a Zombie Mom

My youngest is now 21. Over lunch recently he told me I was looking more alive these days. I agreed that during his growing up years, I hadn’t taken...

Mom and child interacting - PCIT.

Behavioral Struggles at Home? PCIT: The toolbox that every parent needs!

At times parenting may feel like one of the most challenging experiences an adult may have. I know because I am a parent, too! The stakes are high. As...

Sleepy teen -- they need more than you think.

Teens Need More Sleep Than You Think

The life of today’s teenager is busy and in constant flux. They have increasing responsibilities at school and at home, their social lives are expanding, their independence is growing,...

Diarrhea and Infants

Diarrhea and Infants

Dr. Greene, my baby has been having 4 runny poops each day for the last 5 days (she normally goes once a day). Is this diarrhea? How do...

Two boys flexing their muscles in the summer outdoors. Ringworm Look-Alikes

Ringworm Look-Alikes

My son, Jerimie, is seven years old. Ever since he was two he has developed a skin condition that looks similar to ringworm. We have taken him to...

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How Much Milk Should Baby Be Drinking?

I was told to start feeding my 6-month-old son three meals a day. My concern with doing this is should I also still be giving him 32 oz....

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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.