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Minnesota girl, 7, writes book to help patients

Children's patient Kristina Heinlein, of Detroit Lakes, gives advice to kids facing surgery.

Meet John

John loves to play hockey, and he wants play professionally when he grows up.

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World AIDS Day: Getting to zero

Learn Fatumata's story, the state of HIV and what Children's is doing in the fight against HIV.

Meet Sam

When 3-year-old Sam grows up, he wants to build parks because he loves playing in parks.

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Father of cystic fibrosis patient plans concert, silent auction for Children’s

Charlie Hopper has organized a benefit concert at the Fine Line Music Café on Dec. 12.

Family thankful for care infant daughter received at Children’s

The Marincel family of Rice Lake, Wis., wrote about their experience during their daughter and sister's stay at Children's.

Children’s preemie returns as intern

Kathryn Marxen, a patient in the neonatal intensive care unit in 1989, is an occupational therapy intern at Children's.

Meet Julia

Julia likes practically everything about Children’s, so she’s raising $1,000 annually for the next five years to help other kids.

Mother of Children’s heart patient writes book

In "Embracing Charlie," author-mother Mindy Lynn writes about her family’s emotional journey with her son, who was born with a congenital heart defect.

Meet Katie

When Katie grows up, she wants to be a dancer. She loves to dance.