Down syndrome

Down syndrome: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

Introduction to Down syndrome: Down syndrome is the most common chromosomal abnormality syndrome in humans. What is it? Humans are built to have two sex chromosomes as well as...

Boy sleeping on a bed of hay. Fragile x syndrome.

Fragile X Syndrome: A-to-Z Guide from Diagnosis to Treatment to Prevention

Introduction to fragile X syndrome: Fragile X syndrome is the most common cause of mental retardation in boys. What is fragile X syndrome? Fragile X syndrome is a condition...

Toxoplasmosis

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

Introduction to toxoplasmosis: The idea of not changing kitty litter during pregnancy has made it into popular culture, but the litter box is not the way that pregnant moms...

Preventing a Preventable Cesarean

Preventing a Preventable Cesarean

This year, one in three babies will be born by cesarean section. The cesarean rate in the United States has hit a historic high every year for nearly a...

What Every Expectant Couple Needs to Know About Genetics Part 1

What Every Expectant Couple Needs to Know About Genetics (Part 1)

Thankfully, most babies are born healthy, but every pregnancy is at risk for a birth defect. That is why is may be helpful to speak with a genetic counselor,...

Mamas on Bedrest: Are you creating a future Nobel Laureate?

Mamas on Bedrest: Are you creating a future Nobel Laureate?

There are many reasons that women are prescribed bedrest; placental problems, cervical problems, preterm labor, pre-eclampsia and multiple gestation to name a few of the more common indications. Some...

10 Things I Didn’t Know about Having a Baby – Numbers 6 & 7

This week on Dr.Greene.com, I am sharing ten things that I didn’t know would happen right after I had a baby. On Monday I shared numbers 1 and 2,...

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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 careā€”from feeding your baby the best food available to using medicines wisely.