Peter Engstrom is an honor roll student and football captain at Spring Lake Park High School.
The Mighty Blog features stories from around Children’s Minnesota, as well as health and wellness information for raising healthy kids.
For teens like Jessica with type 1 diabetes it’s about balancing your numbers. By managing her disease, she doesn’t let it limit her independence.
Madison Bates is a junior at Hudson (Wis.) High School who does an amazing job handling type 1 diabetes. But she’s amazing at a lot of other things, too!
NICU Then & Now: Jonathon Whitehill weighed 10.9 ounces when he was born in 2009. Today he's a first-grader who loves school and sports.
Dr. Gigi Chawla joins the podcast to share how kids in today's world can eat healthy food, find alternatives to sugar-sweetened beverages and ways to play outside.
In recognition of Poison Prevention Awareness Week, we've gathered tips from our experts.
To communicate accurate, complete information that is developmentally appropriate
Dr. Gigi Chawla shares how parents can provide their kids with age-appropriate information about sex.
NICU Then & Now: Wes and Ila Waller spent the first 47 days of their lives in the neonatal intensive care unit on the St. Paul campus of Children's Minnesota.
Dr. David Lynch-Salamon talks about the Midwest Fetal Care Center's new Minneapolis clinic space at The Mother Baby Center at Abbott Northwestern Hospital and Children's Minnesota.