Pairing children and pets can be developmentally rewarding and potentially dangerous.
The Mighty Blog features stories from around Children’s, as well as health and wellness information for raising healthy kids.
Skin-to-skin contact helps babies bond, feel less stressed and heal.
The bill signed by Gov. Mark Dayton is one that satisfies most in the health and human services committee.
Every year, more than 500,000 kids receive ear tubes, making it the most common childhood surgery performed with anesthesia.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, but mental health, like physical health, is part of our overall well-being.
Children's patient Grace Vokaty loves the Child Life Zone.
Toe walking can seem cute, at first. But if it persists after a child is about 20 months old, it can be a problem.
There used to be a way to tell how sick a patient was by the size of their paper chart. Now that records are electronic, it is not that obvious.
Children's medical director of pediatric neurology talks about the origin, symptoms and treatment of headaches.
Editor's note: This post originally was published May 18, 2010. Dr. Tim Culbert is the former medical director of Integrative Medicine at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.