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6-year-old boy’s first haircut becomes good deed

Six-year-old Odin Bergs made sure his first haircut took on extra meaning.

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Boy honors sister’s life through fundraising, head-shaving event

Brady German raises money for cancer research and shaves his head for the St. Baldrick's Foundation to honor his late sister, Emma.

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Cancer delivers another blow

In part two of this four-part series, Ted Sibley writes about how his cancer past altered his and his wife's life years later.

Cancer patient reflects on diagnosis — 20 years later

Ted Sibley, MD, is a former Children’s patient who used to work as a nursing assistant and pharmacy technician at Children’s while attending medical school.

“Children’s Pedcast”: Dr. Gigi Chawla on well-child visits

On Episode 5, Children's senior medical director of primary care joins the show to discuss all things well-child visits and the importance of finding the right pediatrician for your child.

5 question friday

Health and wellness are her emphasis

Alexa Ernst has a passion for health and wellness. Get to know Children's Be Well program coordinator in this edition of Five Question Friday.

Red-Vested Rockstar: Elise Beckman

Meet Elise, Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota volunteer.

Couple will run their first marathon on behalf of Children’s

Emily Mahr and Ryan Olson signed up to run the Twin Cities Marathon and fund-raise on behalf of Children’s.

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5 tips for home and neighborhood safety

While your local barbecue or block party is a great time to reconnect with your neighbors and enjoy a potluck, it’s also a great chance to review home and neighborhood safety tips with your kids.

Hearing aids expand 9-week-old boy’s world

Elijah Cook, of Andover, was diagnosed with severe-profound sensorineural hearing loss shortly after his birth.