Child sitting on a toilet. Your Gut Bacteria Gets Jet Lag Too.

Your Gut Bacteria Get Jet Lag Too

Many processes in our bodies are orchestrated on a ~24 hour schedule called the circadian rhythm. Body temperature, heart rate, blood pressure, the immune system, melatonin and other hormones,...

Small boy looking intently at a smartphone screen. Is reducing blue light an effective ADHD interventions?

ADHD and Blue Light Syndrome: Changing Sleep is Key to Changing Success at Home and at School

Each year billions of dollars are spent in the US trying to improve the experience of children with ADHD and their parents. But one of the simplest and most...

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Must-Know Birth Control Info

Sexual activity can be fun and meaningful (this is why people do it!), but oral, anal, and vaginal sex can also result in sexually transmitted diseases, and some kinds...

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How to Spot Leaky Gut Syndrome in Kids – and How to Encourage Healing

There’s been a lot of talk lately about a condition called “leaky gut”. Some common signs and symptoms may include chronic congestion, eczema, and ongoing digestive discomfort. So if...

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Swollen Lymph Nodes: Normal, infection or malignancy?

Dr. Greene, our 7 month old daughter Elise has had swollen lymph nodes in the back of her neck and head for about 3 months. They said that...

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How Much Milk Should Baby Be Drinking?

I was told to start feeding my 6-month-old son three meals a day. My concern with doing this is should I also still be giving him 32 oz....

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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.