Guest Posts

Our invited Guest Bloggers share their Perspective on children's health and parenting. Their view point may be different than Dr. Greene's, but each guest has a valuable view point. Well worth reading!

    Sky with bright sun. Sunshine is the best way to get vitamin D to fight infectious diseases.
    By: William Grant PhD January 23, 2013 0 Comments
    The Role of Vitamin D in Fighting Infectious Diseases

    Vitamin D has at least two ways of reducing the risk of infectious diseases. One is through strengthening both the innate and adaptive immune systems, the other is through reducing inflammatory respon…

    Vitamin D During Pregnancy and lactation
    By: William Grant PhD January 22, 2013 0 Comments
    Vitamin D During Pregnancy & Lactation

    Adequate vitamin D levels are very important during pregnancy and lactation. In addition to the classical role of vitamin D in calcium and phosphate absorption and metabolism, vitamin D during pregnan…

    Cancer and Vitamin D
    By: William Grant PhD January 21, 2013 0 Comments
    Cancer and Vitamin D

    There is a large body of evidence that vitamin D reduces the risk of many types of cancerand improves survival after cancer diagnosis. Solar ultraviolet-B (UVB) light is the primary source of vitamin …

    How Doctors Die - It’s Not Like the Rest of Us, But It Should Be
    By: Ken Murray MD December 28, 2011 0 Comments
    How Doctors Die – It’s Not Like the Rest of Us, But It Should Be

    Years ago, Charlie, a highly respected orthopedist and a mentor of mine, found a lump in his stomach. He had a surgeon explore the area, and the diagnosis was pancreatic cancer. This surgeon was one o…

    Strength in the face of breast cancer
    By: Cheryl Greene March 22, 1997 2 Comments
    Breast Cancer — A Story of Survival

    A young mother recently called me. She had seen my story on the web and wanted to talk because she hadn’t been able to find another survivor of “her kind” of breast cancer. She neede…