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Minnesota Twins players bring smiles to patients during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Minnesota Twins players and Twins mascot, T.C. Bear, visited patients at Children's Minnesota on Wednesday, September 11, in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness month and their partnership with Children’s during our Shine Bright for Cancer Kids campaign.

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Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise hosts skating party for Children’s Minnesota patients

Minnesota Wild forward Zach Parise and his wife, Alisha, hosted a skating party for a group of Children’s Minnesota patients on Wednesday, Sept. 4, at TRIA Rink in downtown St. Paul. All patients, ranging from ages 9 to 17, who skated with Parise have a passion for hockey and play the sport themselves.

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Star Studio, our in-house TV channel, brings joy to patients

It can be hard to feel like a kid when you’re in the hospital. That’s where Star Studio comes in.

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For a boy with a mysterious bug bite, child life specialists made all the difference

When a mysterious bug bite brought Johnny into Children's Minnesota, a team of physicians and child life specialists became a bright spot in his story.

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Children’s RN helps fellow runner at Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon

Angie's goal was to finish the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon in under 2 hours. When she needed a boost, she found a beacon in the form of a gold cape.

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Even a spine tumor can’t stop Mia from living her life to the fullest

At 11 years old, Mia was a normal, active kid. When doctors found a tumor on her spine and she was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma, everything changed.

Related image for article, Battling leukemia, Camber’s resilience shines as bright as her smile

Battling leukemia, Camber’s resilience shines as bright as her smile

Camber has overcome many challenges since being diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and continues to take every day in stride.

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All for Tyler: giving back to honor a little brother’s life

Ashley Cohn is honoring her brother Tyler's legacy during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month through Shine Bright For Kids.

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Genomic testing gives hope to families like Anna

At just six years old, Anna has overcome more than most people ever will. But despite her rare chromosomal abnormality, Anna won't be slowed down.

Football fans donate $221,143 to Child Life program at Children’s Minnesota

Football fans, inspired by the grit and generosity of NFL punter Thomas Morstead, donated more than $200,000 in less than a week, all for the Child Life program at Children’s Minnesota.