Nurturing Tips

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  • Bottle Feeding Tips

    Whether you have chosen to feed your baby formula, supplement breastfeeding with formula, or offer pumped breast milk for occasional feedings, you need to know how to prepare, fill and clean bottles quickly and easily. Here are some tips that will help.

  • Breastfeeding

    Breastfeeding is an incomparable experience that offers many health benefits, emotional rewards, and practical advantages when compared to formula feeding. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says that breastfeeding for the first 12 months will provide your baby with the optimal source of nutrition, and offers the following good reasons to choose breastfeeding.

  • Preparing Toddler for the Arrival of Baby #2

    I am by no means an expert on this topic, therefore I have been doing some research on things that expecting parents can do to ease the transition for their toddler.

  • Colic will not last forever!

    Almost all babies develop a fussy period. The timing varies, but it usually begins at about three weeks of age and peaks somewhere between four and six weeks of age. For most infants the most intense fussiness is in the evening. 

  • You’ve just discovered you’re expecting!

    Congratulations! Your head is, no doubt, spinning.  Whether this is your first pregnancy, or your second, third or fourth—there’s so much to think about, so much to do. Where do you begin?

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Dr. Greene

Dr. Greene is a practicing pediatrician, author, speaker, children’s health advocate, and father of four.

Dr. Levine

Dr. Alanna Levine is a New York based pediatrician and a mom of two children.

Most colic solutions help in about one third of babies, but it’s hard to predict which babies will benefit. Combining remedies is often the most helpful.
- Dr. Greene