The Consistency of Poop
    April 4, 2001
    The Consistency of Poop

    Dr. Greene's take on the consistency of poop... As long as your child is in diapers, every single bowel movement will be right there for you to see at changing time. The first bowel movements are the …

    How and When do I Potty Train?
    February 22, 2001
    How and When do I Potty Train?

    Dr. Greene's Answer: One of the great adventures and accomplishments of childhood waits just around the corner. Even though learning to use the potty is a universal rite of passage, experts have wildl…

    Learning to Poop in the Potty
    May 24, 2000
    Learning to Poop in the Potty

    Dr. Greene's Answer: One of our advantages as parents is our size. If we need to get our preschoolers into our cars in a hurry, and friendly negotiations have failed, we can still scoop them up and sl…

    Milk and Constipation
    November 9, 1998
    Milk and Constipation

    Dr. Greene`s Answer: A cranky, unhappy toddler may well be responding to physical discomfort. Tummy troubles of one type or another can make anyone feel miserable. Milk is a major part of most childre…

    Diarrhea and Infants
    October 20, 1997
    Diarrhea and Infants

    Dr. Greene's Answer: Normal baby stool can look a lot like an adult's diarrheal stool. Healthy baby poop is often soft and runny, and (especially in the first month) quite frequent. One 2-week-old wit…

    Diagnosing Diarrhea
    October 20, 1997
    Diagnosing Diarrhea

    Dr. Greene's Answer: Normal baby stool can look a lot like an adult's diarrheal stool. Healthy baby poop is often soft and runny, and (especially in the first month) quite frequent. One 2-week-old wit…

    October 6, 1997
    Babies & Poop – Is My Baby “Regular”?

    Dr. Greene's Answer: As long as your child is in diapers, every single poop will be right there for you to see when the diaper is changed. During these years, the stools undergo several changes. The f…

    Babies and Constipation
    October 6, 1997
    Babies and Constipation

    Dr. Greene's Answer: As long as your son is in diapers, every single poop will be right there for you to see when the diaper is changed. During these years, the stools undergo several changes. The fir…

    Infant Constipation
    October 6, 1997
    Infant Constipation

    Dr. Greene's Answer: Babies will strain from time to time to move the stool along through the intestines. If you want to do something when babies grunt, push, or strain, try picking them up to get gra…