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Summer asthma tips for your family

With the long winter behind us and Minnesota’s summer beginning to shine, families tend to spend more time outdoors. For kids with asthma, that often means battling allergies.

Children’s offers food in Minneapolis for kids

Free bag lunches are available Monday-Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., through Aug. 26, outside on our Minneapolis campus.

Grand Rounds: Introduction to highly allergenic foods in infants

January 1, 1970, 12 a.m. – 12 a.m., St. Paul

This week's grand rounds will feature:

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How to prevent, treat bug bites, stings

Pesky insects often irritate or interrupt summer fun.

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Introducing your child to peanuts

Dr. Abby Meyer gives tips for how to safely expose kids to peanuts at an early age.

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How to treat, avoid seasonal allergies

Children suffer from seasonal allergies, and early recognition of symptoms and treatment may help alleviate some of their discomfort.

Ask Dr. Gigi

Children’s Pedcast: Healthy eating and alternatives to sugar-sweetened beverages

Dr. Gigi Chawla joins the podcast to share how kids in today's world can eat healthy food, find alternatives to sugar-sweetened beverages and ways to play outside.

Children’s Pedcast: Missy Berggren on food allergies

The Minneapolis mother of two provides a parent's perspective of raising a child with severe food allergies.

Allergies in full swing in spring; asthma a year-round concern

Allergies and asthma are the most common chronic diseases among children in the U.S.

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.