At Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, we see amazing every day. In the fighting spirit of a 25-week-old preemie. In the resilient five-year-old learning to walk again. And in the sense of pure optimism we see in every child.
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.
Dr. Abby Meyer gives tips for how to safely expose kids to peanuts at an early age.
Aicardi syndrome causes developmental delay, intellectual disability and frequent epileptic seizures.
Why she rocks: “My name is Shelly Gill Murray and I have been a Surgery Family Waiting Room volunteer for two years. After sitting in the family waiting room myself a few times, I felt a pull to help others through the process and applied to volunteer.”
Dr. Gigi Chawla shares advice on using over-the-counter medication for kids.
Two-year-old Madelyn has been treated at Children's Minnesota and Minnesota Epilepsy Group for the specific type of epileptic seizure.
Helpful information about car seats
Why he rocks: “I started volunteering because I wanted to serve and make people, specifically kids, smile - even if just for a second. I chose Children's because I wanted to give back to the hospital after my daughter had surgery here, before she was 3. In a stressful situation, it helped to have someone there to talk to, even if they just listened.
Dr. Kebriaei joins the podcast to share information about neurosurgery and the diagnoses and treatment of epilepsy and hydrocephalus.
Children suffer from seasonal allergies, and early recognition of symptoms and treatment may help alleviate some of their discomfort.