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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Choosing Children’s: Stephanie Schoening

I feel like it is a privilege and a gift to help a family that needs it, and the best way to pay it forward.

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Mindfulness a technique to relieve stress

If we’re able to step back and observe our distress, we may notice that it changes, ebbs and flows.

Wisconsin boy overcomes tumor inside heart

Cole Eckes, 4, was diagnosed with cardiac fibroma when he was an infant.

What you may not know about eating disorders

You may think you know a lot about eating disorders, but there’s more than meets the eye when it comes to identifying and treating these serious conditions.

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Preparing yourself for your child’s surgery

When a child needs surgery, the focus of preparation usually is with the child. It's important for parents to be ready, too.

Red-Vested Rockstar: Michael & ‘Jimi’ Sindt

Meet Michale & Jimi, Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota volunteer.

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Children’s care shared with worldwide audience

Jill Bauer, MA, represented Children’s at the four-day Arab Health Exhibition & Congress in Dubai.

Five Question Friday: Meet one of Children’s geeks

Get to know Best Buy Geek Squad Precinct agent Jake Beaver, who moonlights as a podcaster and radio host.

Taking fear out of food-allergy diagnoses

Dealing with a food allergy diagnosis can feel daunting, especially for the uninitiated, due to their serious nature. But it doesn’t have to be — no parent or child has to face the new reality alone.

Holy Angels athlete refuses to let ulcerative colitis knock him down

For the past year and a half, Scott Lohan has been in and out of the hospital and endured lengthy procedures because of a chronic illness.