Young boy eating solids from a spoon. When can babies start solids?
    March 16, 2001
    When can Babies start Solids?

    Dr. Greene's Answer: Holding a newborn in your arms is incomparable magic, but a wonderful new stage of smiling, laughing, and interaction comes later, signaled by the introduction of solid foods. Loo…

    Baby with a bottle. Baby Bottles and Cereal
    February 23, 2001
    Baby Bottles and Cereal

    Dr. Greene's Answer: You’ve heard about it from friends, parents, and in-laws. You’ve seen it in Internet chat rooms and discussion boards: “You’re so tired! You should put some cereal in your…

    Close up of a baby sucking on mom's shoulder
    January 26, 2001
    How Much Milk Should Baby Be Drinking?

    Dr. Greene's Answer: Many parents share your concern. By the time that you are juggling multiple feedings and formula or breast milk, an uneasy feeling often develops that something is getting lost in…

    January 8, 1999
    When Your Baby Won’t Eat Peas

    Dr. Greene's Answer: "My baby hates peas!" I can't tell you how many times I've heard it. In an exciting study of babies with a demonstrated dislike for peas (perhaps you can picture the expressive fa…

    Honey and Infant Botulism
    June 2, 1997
    Honey and Infant Botulism

    Dr. Greene's Answer: Mark, your care for your daughter comes through clearly in your question. Taking the initiative with preventive measures to insure her health and comfort is a very loving act. Get…