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...

Smiling mixed race boy with white patch of skin that could be caused by Pityriasis Alba. By the end of summer, white patches of skin may appear.

White Patches of Skin

Dr. Greene, I was giving my nephew a bath the other night and noticed white patches on his upper arms. Is this normal? Are they a sign of...

Essential oils used in smell training.

Smell Training: How to retrain the brain to smell

Dr. Greene, my sense of smell totally disappeared about seven months ago. I was very sick with a respiratory virus. My doctor put me on an antibiotic. A few...

White Patches of Skin

Pityriasis Alba

What is pityriasis alba and what causes it?

Young Girl Playing in Outdoors Water

Skin Damage Starts with Your Child’s First Sun Over-exposure

It’s taken a long time for science to quantify what mothers have always known: the skin of babies and toddlers is very different from the skin of older children...

Tinea Versicolor

What is tinea versicolor? How is it treated?

Sad looking girl. Could she be suffering from the D3 Cycle?

The D3 Cycle

Hello, my 8-year-old daughter has been suffering from upper abdominal pain for 3 months. She says the pain is right above the navel and to the right...

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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.