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“Children’s Pedcast”: Nicole Skaro and Dr. Anne Bendel on parents’ roles on care team

Valiant Vito's mom and oncologist discuss the importance of a strong care team that includes patient families.

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Children’s patient has brain tumor removed, wakes up a new person

Elizabeth Johnson Camozzi writes about the surgery that saved her life.

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Sleep tips from Children’s Sleep Center

We specialize in identifying and treating the full gamut of sleep challenges.

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Meet Children’s new quality and patient safety manager

In recognition of National Patient Safety Awareness Week, we’d like to introduce Diane Nalezny in this edition of Five Question Friday.

Cognitive-behavioral therapy for insomnia an option for kids with sleep trouble

Insomnia is broadly defined as difficulty falling asleep, staying asleep and/or subjective, poor-quality sleep.

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Children’s welcomes new neurologist

In recognition of Brain Injury Awareness Month and our focus on neurology, we’d like you to meet Douglas Hyder, MD, in this edition of Five Question Friday.

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Prepare your child’s sleep for daylight saving time

Preparation is the key to minimize the impact of daylight saving time on your child’s sleep patterns.

“Children’s Pedcast”: Dr. Keith Cavanaugh on sleep health

Dr. Cavanaugh and Karen Johnson, APRN, of the Children's Sleep Center in St. Paul talk about healthy sleep habits for kids from newborns to teens.

Woman to honor late grandson at Twin Cities Marathon

This is the first in a series about Team Superstars runners who will participate in the marathon on behalf of Children’s inaugural charity running team.

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Meet a familiar face from Children’s

If you’ve visited Starz Café at Children’s – Minneapolis, there’s a good chance you’ve seen Latisa Tyus. She and her smile are Starz staples. Get to know Latisa in this edition of Five Question Friday.