9780787996222

Raising Baby Green : The Earth-Friendly Guide to Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Baby Care

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  • ISBN13:

    9780787996222

  • ISBN10:

    078799622X

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-09-21
  • Publisher: Jossey-Bass

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Summary

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. Consumer advocate Jeanette Pavini includes information for making smart choices and applying green principles to a whole new universe of products from zero-VOC paints for the nursery, to pure and gentle lotions for baby's delicate skin, to the eco-friendly diapers now in the marketplace, as well as specific recommendations for hundreds of other products.

Author Biography

Alan Greene, M.D., is a beloved practicing pediatrician, leading authority, and spokesperson for the green baby movement. Named "the Children's Health Hero of the Internet" by Intel, Dr. Greene teaches at Stanford University School of Medicine. Visit his Web site at www.DrGreene.com.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Introduction: Why Raise Baby Green?p. 1
The Wombp. 7
The Labor and Delivery Roomp. 51
The Nurseryp. 83
The Kitchenp. 125
The Bathroomp. 165
The Gardenp. 191
The Whole Housep. 217
Epilogue: From the Ground Upp. 251
Notesp. 253
Green Informationp. 271
Green Resourcesp. 283
The Authorsp. 293
Indexp. 295
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