Sad child in winter scarf and hat. Holiday Depression

How to Recognize Your Child is Suffering from Holiday Depression

The holidays are supposed to be the most wonderful time of the year. However, it is not always true, for kids or adults. Your kids may not spend the...

Child with RSV getting a breathing treatment.

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

Introduction to RSV: Very few things are more frightening than watching a small baby struggle to breathe. What is just a common cold to an adult can be a...

Couple holding hands during birth process. Is mom passing along B. infantis?

Meet B. infantis, the Good Gut Bacteria ALL Moms Should Know

The infant gut microbiome is made up of thousands of different bacterial strains. Some of these strains are considered “good” and can help build important things like immunity and metabolism. Others, like E....

The Day My Child Became a Giver

Our family began a Christmas Eve tradition two years ago. Whether we are home or on the road, we put cash into 17 envelopes that have been decorated by...

Kids Tech Gifts - Dad and kid on tech gadgets sids by side

Tech Gifts for Kids: To Buy Or Not To Buy?

Are you thinking of buying kids tech gifts his season? If so, you are not alone. Last year, gaming devices, smartphones, tablets and more were some of the season’s...

Red Blood Cells - Decreasing iron Supplements

Oops. Decreasing iron supplements to every other day.

For years the standard way to give iron supplements was one dose a day. But when iron supplements are given to treat iron deficiency, only a small amount of...

Asian girl with female adult hand on face checking for fevers.

Fevers

Our child is 14 months old. His temperature was up to 103 degrees. What are the best things to do before having to go to the doctor, and...

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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.