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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When to vaccinate against measles

Our infection prevention team has received questions about the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine from concerned parents since measles began dominating national news coverage.

Iron Range boy beats heart problem

Tyler LaMourea was diagnosed with tachycardia, a faster-than-normal resting heartbeat, when he was 6 years old.

From hopelessness to triumph: Eliana’s battle with chronic pain

Eliana's story tells of the amazing fortitude of one little girl, the perseverance of her siblings and the compassionate and enduring care of a team of experts.

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Get screened for type 1 diabetes at Twin Cities walk

Children’s will host a free screening event from 7:30-10:30 a.m. Feb. 21 at the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes at the Mall of America.

Mom grateful for Children’s care before, after daughter’s double lung transplant

Janice Eason shares the story of her daughter, Kali, who was a preemie at 24 weeks and weighed less than 2 pounds.

Choosing Children’s: Becky Petro

Becky has had a personal connection to Children's since 1991, and now is a volunteer.

Introducing new podcast, “Children’s Pedcast”

We're happy to share with you our new podcast, "Children's Pedcast," a conversation about pediatrics.

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The scoop on a good night’s sleep

While it’s easy to perpetuate the cycle of being sleepy, it’s possible to make a conscious effort to improve this problem.

Q&A with Team Superstars coach Antonio Vega

Vega of Zoom Performance will guide Children's running team with a training plan, tips, group runs and presentations.

Red-Vested Rockstar: Aurora Sontoya

“I don't have one specific favorite volunteer story; each day I volunteer is such a fun and new experience."