Mom and child interacting - PCIT.

Behavioral Struggles at Home? PCIT: The toolbox that every parent needs!

At times parenting may feel like one of the most challenging experiences an adult may have. I know because I am a parent, too! The stakes are high. As...

Image of a 1950s public school building. This type of building could have used asbestos during construction.

Asbestos Exposure: How Safe Are You? How Safe Are Your Children?

Asbestos was a popular construction material during the 20th century because of its low cost and heat and chemical resistant properties. As a result, its use became mainstream, especially...

teens falling asleep during the day on a school lawn. REST is needed!

It’s Time to Rethink Educational Start Times (REST)

We all know that sleep is important for our kids. So important, in fact, that a simple thing like what time school starts in the morning can affect levels...

Sick Asian boy with caregiver. 2018 the future of flu

2018: The Near Future of Flu

The influenza virus continues to be wildly successful at growing and spreading in people around the world because it slightly changes its structure from time to time to avoid...

Pristine lakes are a source of raw water. They look beautiful, but is the water safe?

Raw Water, Spring Water, Well Water, Bottled Water & Municipal Water: How do you know if your drinking water is safe?

Raw water, currently in vogue, conjures visions for pristine lake and stream water, but could be hiding biological pathogens and toxic chemical that can’t be detected by smell and...

Maasai mother and baby.

Podcast: Our unexpected African adventure to meet Jane Goodall & the chimpanzees

In a wonderful and surprising turn of events my wife Cheryl and I were given the amazing opportunity to travel to Tanzania to meet Jane Goodall, meet the wild chimpanzees in the...

Cold and Flu Differences

Cold and Flu Differences

I am a physician (an anesthesiologist) and I have continued to try to (silly me) find a really good description of the difference between Flu and Cold. This...

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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.