Kids' Health
Longtime Children’s employee goes extra mile for kids

Longtime Children’s employee goes extra mile for kids

Valerie Butterfield, an ITS employee, is running the Twin Cities Marathon as a member of Team Superstars.

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A peek inside a music therapist’s cart: What do you do with all that stuff?

A peek inside a music therapist’s cart: What do you do with all that stuff?

Some people have a bag of tricks, but our music therapists are lucky to have a whole cart.

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Five Question Friday: Meet Jessica Thon

Five Question Friday: Meet Jessica Thon

Jessica tells us about the path she has taken from a nurse working in intensive care to a community health nurse involved in home care.

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Tanning turmoil: Why getting ‘bronzed’ is hazardous to teen health

Tanning turmoil: Why getting ‘bronzed’ is hazardous to teen health

During a tanning-bed session, teens may receive up to 12 times the UV exposure received from being outside in sunlight.

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5 things you may not know about music therapy

In honor of Music Therapy Week, music therapist Erinn Frees gives us a look at her job at Children’s.

4 ways to monitor your kids’ social media use

Parents share their tips and best practices when it comes to kids and social media.