Fresh eggs gathered from a chicken's nest. Egg are on Dr. Greene's list of iron rich foods.

Iron-Rich Foods

What can I do for my child’s iron deficiency anemia? Can you suggest any iron-rich foods?

Baby crying from teething pain

Benzocaine Teething Gels

My little boy is having a really hard time with teething pain. Is it safe to use benzocaine gel on my baby’s gums?

Indoor Gardening in small pots.

Health Benefits of Indoor Gardening — for YOU and your Family!

Have you been thinking about starting an indoor garden for your family? Indoor gardening provides the perfect opportunity to spend quality time with your loved ones while doing an...

Marine sand on a beach - sand scaricity

The Next Generation’s Challenge: Sand Scarcity

A day at the beach, building the perfect sandcastle at the playground, watching how the sand trickles in the hourglass while playing a board game – joyful moments don’t...

Allergies and Hay Fever

Allergies and Hay Fever

About 15% of children have seasonal allergies by their seventh birthdays, according to a study in the November 2000 issue of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Boys,...

Treating Pinworms

Treating Pinworms

I have 3 children. In the last 2 years the same child has been infected with pinworms 3 times. We belong to a family medicine group. The first...

Child sitting on a blanket on the grass. What are pinworms?

What are Pinworms?

What are pinworms?

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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.