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Three tips for picky eaters

Caitlyn Talbert, RDN, LD, and Rachel Laquere, RDN, LD, share three tips for parents get picky eaters to try new foods.

Healthy and creative back-to-school lunches

Parents are getting ready to send their kids back to school. They’re busy filling backpacks with supplies for the first day of school. It’s also important for parents to think about the lunches and snacks they’ll send with their children to help power through the school day.

Nutrition tips for busy back to school activities

Lindsey Smith, RD, LD

Diabetes & Exercise during the Summer

Lauren Plunkett, RDN LD

Growing into Healthy Habits This Spring

Do you ever wonder how you can add more vegetables to your day? Fresh, frozen, canned, steamed, sautéed, baked, grilled, and seasoned, vegetables do a body good, but you need flavor, too! Learn some fresh approaches from Lauren, one of our clinic’s dietitians. Read more here!

Grand Rounds: Avoidant-Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID)

January 1, 1970, 12 a.m. – 12 a.m., Minneapolis

This week's grand rounds will feature:

Minnesota Parent: Picky eater or problem eater?

Dr. Gigi Chawla explained the difference between picky eaters and problem eaters.

Children’s Minnesota will eliminate all sugar-sweetened beverages to help combat childhood obesity

Effective May 2, 2016, it will no longer carry sugar-sweetened beverages at any of its locations

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.

For Health Professionals

Children's Physician Access is available 24/7 with a representative on the line throughout the call to assist with referrals, consultations and admissions, and to provide general information.