The beginning of a new year provides us all with an opportunity for a fresh start. Dr. Gigi Chawla provides some ideas for New Year's resolutions for kids.
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.
Since the introduction of the human papillomavirus vaccine in 2006, the number of cervical cancer cases has been cut in half.
If you and your family are traveling this winter, here are some tips to stay safe during your trip.
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.
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.