Influenza, or “the flu,” is often confused with the common cold because symptoms of both illnesses can be similar. Joe Kurland, vaccine specialist and infection preventionist, explains how to spot the difference.
The Mighty Blog features stories from around Children’s, as well as health and wellness information for raising healthy kids.
Nearly 1 in 4 teens currently use battery-powered smoking devices. Dr. Angela Goepferd shares more information about these harmful products.
It’s important for kids to stay active during every season, even when it’s cold outside.
The holidays are a great time of year to teach children about the importance of giving back, which is a value they will have throughout their lives.
Four-year-old twins Lincoln and Leland were diagnosed with type 1 diabetes just after their first birthdays. Parents Megan and Jon help them manage the disease all day, every day.
After battling an eating disorder and a rare autonomic condition, Kathleen hopes to inspire others.
Dr. Gigi Chawla recaps some of the hot topics parents should know coming out of this year's annual American Academy of Pediatrics conference.
Patients and families at Children’s Minnesota joined together to wish Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater a happy birthday.
Krystal Kaminski, APRN, CNP, provides nutrition tips for parents to ensure their teens are maintaining a healthy, balanced diet.
Children’s Minnesota is partnering with Cities 97 (97.1 FM) to release the Cities 97 Sampler CD, Volume 28. One dollar from every Sampler sold will go directly to Children’s Minnesota.