Read health tips from our experts as well as stories by patients, families and staff about kids’ health and their experiences at Children’s Minnesota.

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Tips from the expert: Dr. Gigi Chawla offers advice about managing your baby’s health

In Minnesota Monthly’s newest publication, the Baby Guide, Dr. Gigi Chawla, chief of general pediatrics at Children’s Minnesota, answered the burning questions on parents’ minds about managing their baby’s health.

Addison and Miss Nina posing with a pink guitar

11-year-old patient, Addison, gets surprise visit at Children’s Maple Grove rehab clinic

What parents need to know about sexually transmitted infections

Dr. Gigi Chawla, chief of general pediatrics, shares what parents need to know about STIs so they can teach their children and teens how to protect themselves and others.

Work Here Wednesday: Staff RN

We’re looking for remarkable RNs to join our care team in our infectious disease and immunology clinic. Whether a temporary challenge or a chronic condition, our immunology team cares for infants, children and teens who have weakened immune systems to help them be as healthy and active as possible.

Tips for enjoying Halloween the healthy way

Halloween costumes may limited to October 31, but the treats often last well into November. So, here is some guidance for parents on how to help your kids enjoy treats in moderation.

Safety tips for trick or treating

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, pedestrian injuries are the most common way kids get hurt on Halloween. Children’s Minnesota is sharing some tips for trick-or-treaters, parents and drivers to help keep everyone safe this year.

Stuttering awareness

It’s International Stuttering Awareness Day on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. Stuttering is a speech disorder that affects more than 3 million Americans. Learn more about stuttering here.

Dr. Marc Gorelick on the impacts of a diverse workforce

After attending the People of Color Career Fair, Dr. Marc Gorelick, Children's president and CEO, shares how increased diversity in the workforce improves organizations.

Work Here Wednesday: Crisela Limos, benefits analyst

Children’s Minnesota is currently looking to fill an LOA, Benefits & ESC specialist role in our Human Resources (HR) department. Read why Crisela Limos loves working in HR at Children's.

Children’s Comfort Promise: Reducing pain in five steps

Children’s partnered with parents and caregivers to implement the Comfort Promise, which means we will do everything possible to help prevent and treat pain. While we can’t completely remove the pain resulting from needles, we can make them a lot less scary!