The view from the ACT Telescope in the Andes Mountains.

Altitude Sickness & The Brain Stage of O2

In this episode: Dr. Greene and Ms. Greene discuss their experience at the ACT telescope located in the Atacama Desert at an elevation of 17,200 feet.  Above 9,000 feet...

Beautiful black girl swinging on an asphalt playground. Be careful of head injuries.

Head Injuries

My wonderfully active youngster seems to always be "bonking" his head on something. I never know how to respond. Are there some general guidelines for when it is...

Father and son peeing over a wall. Double urethra is a very rare condition found only in boys.

Double Urethra

My son was diagnosed with a double urethra when he was 3 months old. He has two holes in his penis. He was also diagnosed with Reflux III....

Young boy with swollen forehead after a fall

When to Call the Doctor after your Child Hits His Head

When we hear the awful thud of a child’s head, our breath catches. A prompt cry after the injury is reassuring. It is normal to feel sleepy after a...

Sick Asian girl. She looks like she has a bad cold. Does she have an adnovirsus?

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

Introduction to adenovirus: Most parents haven’t heard of adenovirus, but most children get it several times – especially in the first 2 years of life. What is adenovirus? Adenoviruses...

Sad boy. Helping children grieve is not easy.

Helping Children Grieve

  Losing a loved one is never easy. Having to explain the loss and help a child deal with it can be very difficult. Here are some suggestions for...

Young girl African American sleeping in a bed. Kids Sleep Benefits Are Huge.

Kids Sleep Benefits Are Huge!

“Mom, just a little more, please!” Does this sound familiar? Kids need around 9-10 hours of sleep per night, but it’s estimated that up to 40% of children aren’t...

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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.