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Children’s Minnesota Best Doctors recognized by Minnesota Monthly Magazine

Children’s Minnesota is proud to congratulate our 99 physicians who were recognized as 2016 Best Doctors by Minnesota Monthly magazine.

New CAR T-Cell therapy increasing leukemia patient survival rates

Children’s Minnesota is using a new medical therapy known as CAR T-cell therapy that could help kids with acute lymphoblastic leukemia have a better chance of survival.

Relationships and interaction with caregivers critical to positive development in children

Dr. Mike Troy sat down with KARE-TV to discuss why the 0-3 age range is so important for lifelong growth and development.

Shape.com: How young can you get breast cancer?

At 8 years old, Chrissy Turner was diagnosed with secretory breast carcinoma at a hospital in Utah. Dr. Joanna Perkins, Children’s Minnesota Cancer and Blood Disorders Program physician, shared insights with Shape.com about breast cancer in young people, noting that this type of cancer is possible at any age but is exceptionally rare in children and adolescents. Read the full story: How young can you get breast cancer?

Patsy Stinchfield answers flu questions on WCCO-TV

Patsy Stinchfield weighed in on WCCO-TV’s Good Question segment to answer questions about flu vaccine and this year’s flu season.

Star Tribune: Helping your kids handle the flu shot

Patsy Stinchfield provided the Star Tribune with information about the flu vaccine and influenza virus.

Dr. Feltis and Midwest Fetal Care Center highlighted by Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

Dr. Brad Feltis and the Midwest Fetal Care Center are featured in Mpls.St.Paul Magazine for their groundbreaking work in fetal surgery.

KARE-TV: Shine Bright Bash raises funds for cancer and blood disorders program

Dr. Joanna Perkins, hematology-oncology physician at Children’s Minnesota, and cancer survivor Abby Hoyt, sat down with KARE-TV before the 2016 Shine Bright Bash to discuss pediatric cancer and blood disorders.

Children taking antibiotics may be at risk for allergies and resistance

Recent studies suggest that children who receive too many antibiotics at a young age may develop allergies or a resistance to the medication in the future. Dr. Sheldon Berkowitz provided his input on antibiotic use.

Huffington Post: More parents are refusing vaccines for their kids

Huffington Post published an article about a new study that found more parents are refusing to vaccinate their children.