Can Toddlers Actually be Diagnosed with ADHD?

Age of ADHD Onset The latest research shows that the age of onset for ADHD can be up through age twelve. However, the genes for ADHD are usually activated...

Open book with the word "focus" in focus and the rest of the page out of focus. Homework break ticket - photo by Romain Vignes

Using “Homework Break Tickets” to Take a Break from Homework Wars!

For many families elementary school homework means tears are shed — by both the parents and the kids. My son, who is now an “A” student, found first grade...

Blue-eyed girl in a field of flowers - Gardening together with your kids gives them an appreciation for nature.

See Your Children Sprout By Planting Flowers

Children are natural gardeners. They possess incredible curiosity and get excited to try and do new things–qualities that we adults can learn from! On top of that, children often...

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,...

Crop duster over a soybean field. Pesticides collateral damage.

Collateral Damage: Pregnancy, Prematurity and Pesticides

The chemical warfare between weed killers and weeds is escalating. Weed killers appeared to be winning the war at first, but in recent years weeds have developed increasing resistance...

Breast pump and young mother. Night vs day milk.

Breastfeeding, Pumping, and Night vs. Day Milk: Your Questions Answered

Learning to breastfeed your baby can be one of the most challenging and beautiful experiences of being a new parent. Many moms choose to also learn how to pump...

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...

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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.