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.
The Mighty Blog features stories from around Children’s, as well as health and wellness information for raising healthy kids.
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 Minnesota.
One mother shares her experience with Kangaroo Care, a technique where an infant is held skin to skin with mom or dad.
Stacey Schumann, whose son, Sam, was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, shares how the care team at Children's has helped her family.
At Children’s McNeely Pediatric Diabetes Center, we have the privilege of helping kids and their families learn how to manage their diabetes so they can live happy, healthy lives.
GoNoodle offers "brain breaks" as part of class curriculum. Children's Minnesota sponsors it in 336 Twin Cities-area elementary schools.
Allergies and asthma are the most common chronic diseases among children in the U.S.
Becky has worked on Children's Hematology/Oncology unit in Minneapolis for 14 years.
Valerie Butterfield, an ITS employee, is running the Twin Cities Marathon as a member of Team Superstars.
Some people have a bag of tricks, but our music therapists are lucky to have a whole cart.