Making Better Pediatricians

Making Better Pediatricians

Pediatricians are among my favorite doctors. As a group we tend to care about prevention and love kids. We tend to be smart and caring. But many of us...

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy - Part 4 - The Gift of Iron

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy – Part 4 – The Gift of Iron

The Gift of Iron Iron requirements also soar during pregnancy. Both the mother and the baby need it to build red blood cells. A pregnant woman’s blood supply increases by...

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy - Part 5 - Vitamin B6 and Iodine

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy – Part 5 – Vitamin B6 and Iodine

Vitamin B6 and Iodine We only know of two other nutrients whose requirements increase by more than 40 percent during pregnancy. Again, we have one vitamin and one mineral:...

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy - Part 8 - Not Found in Most Prenatal Vitamins!

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy – Part 8 – Not Found in Most Prenatal Vitamins!

Not Found in Most Prenatal Vitamins! Chromium is a mineral that works with insulin to maintain normal blood glucose levels. This can be especially important during pregnancy. Only 30...

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy - Part 11 - Liver

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy – Part 11 – Liver

Liver We’re getting close to the part on chocolate, but first a word about liver. You’ll have noticed that many of the vitamins and elements needed in larger proportions...

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy - Part 13 - Eating for the Future

Eating for Two: A Guide to Mother’s Nutrition during Pregnancy – Part 13 – Eating for the Future

Eating for the Future With all that we know about tobacco, how can people still smoke? It’s easy. They’re enticed by big business; they enjoy it; it’s cool; and...

Sharing for the Holidays and Beyond

Sharing for the Holidays and Beyond

Dr. Greene on sharing for the holidays… We’re surrounded by a great irony, a great tragedy, a great opportunity. In parts of America, and in many places around the...

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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.