When you see Amazing, it changes you. We see Amazing every day in the kids and families we serve. Read some of their stories here.

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The importance of child learning through play ages 0-2

The importance of face-to-face fun

The very first thing your baby learns is you.

Concussion

Concussion disrupts girl’s life, but not her attitude

A skateboarding injury hindered Stephanie’s daily life for months but inspired her to educate others.

Cooper and Mallory Fasching

Siblings show hockey-playing brother what tough means

Cooper and Mallory Fasching were diagnosed with a genetic mitochondrial disorder, which makes them unable to walk and talk. But it hasn't stopped them from having a positive impact on their family, including older brother Hudson, who plays hockey for the NHL's Buffalo Sabres.

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The best early childhood teaching aid? You.

The very first thing your baby learns is you.

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Foundation for life: The infant toddler brain

In early childhood, brain development occurs more rapidly than during any other stage of human life.

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Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing

Children's Minnesota assists in the launch of a new campaign, "Talking is Teaching,” which aims to boost brain growth and language skills in kids.

Cancer survivor Dario becomes a dad

Dario beat cancer twice, but his greatest accomplishment is building a family

Dario Chavez was unsure he'd ever biologically father a child due to the chemotherapy he received while being treated for cancer.

It’s a privilege, caring for the most amazing people on earth.

At Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, we see amazing every day. In the fighting spirit of a 25-week-old preemie. In the resilient five-year-old learning to walk again. And in the sense of pure optimism we see in every child.

Grady

Despite grim prognosis, Grady’s resilience shines as he continues to beat the odds

Grady was born prematurely and has undergone multiple shunt procedures for hydrocephalus, but he doesn’t let anything slow him down.

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No ordinary boy

Born with a one-of-a-kind genetic variance, 2-year-old William Schlimm learned to walk with the help of rehabilitation services at Children’s Minnesota.