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Children’s ranks among top social media-friendly hospitals

Children’s is seventh on NurseJournal.org's list of the Top 75 Social Media Friendly Children’s Hospitals for 2014.

Children’s to host vaccination documentary screening

"Invisible Threat" is a documentary about the science of vaccination and the misperceptions that lead parents to delay or decline life-saving immunizations.

Wisconsin girl hasn’t slowed 6 years after cancer diagnosis

Vanessa Achterhof, now 15, was diagnosed with type 2 Wilms’ tumor in 2008 and since has had one of her kidneys removed.

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Burnsville boy tops cancer, ready to take on kindergarten

Nolan Luther was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma, a cancerous tumor of the muscles, in June 2013.

Serving up strategy at meal time

Meal times plus kids don’t always mix. We’ve got a few tips to keep the chaos at bay.

5 question friday

Five Question Friday: Brenda Sitzmann

Five Question Friday: Brenda Sitzmann

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3-year-old aspiring ballerina stays busy despite cancer

Lydia Fisher was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia on her second birthday.

Leukemia hasn’t slowed energetic Ike

Ike Yarmon's diagnosis has been life-changing for his family and shown them the “true meaning of living,” his mother said.

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Wisconsin girl perseveres through cancer relapse

Reagan Robertson was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia in November 2013.

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Break for breakfast: Tips for a healthy start

Since diet plays a huge role in childhood obesity, it’s important to make sure a child is eating right even when you’re not there to supervise or cook.