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Alcohol and its impact on the teen brain

The teen brain is more sensitive to the poisoning effects of alcohol on the neural connections for learning, memory and judgment compared to the adult brain.

Paper Source

Jan 01, 1970, 12:00 AM – 12:00 AM, Saint Paul

Join the Paper Source - Grand Avenue team in making greeting cards for families at Children's Minnesota! When your child is in the hospital, one of the last things you're thinking about is the little things that happen day to day like purchasing a card to send to a loved one or a friend. This is why the team at Paper Source - Grand Avenue is inviting the community to join together to create beautiful cards to supply Children's Family Resource Centers with for families to use during their hospital stay - one less worry for families!


Children’s Pedcast: Family-based treatment of eating disorders

Drs. Ivan Eisler, Daniel Le Grange and Julie Lesser discuss the family-based treatment of eating disorders.

Ask Dr. Gigi

Important steps to prepare teens for college

Dr. Gigi Chawla and daughter Maddy share tips to ease parents' and kids' anxiety during the college transition.

Cancer survivor Dario becomes a dad

Dario beat cancer twice, but his greatest accomplishment is building a family

Dario Chavez was unsure he'd ever biologically father a child due to the chemotherapy he received while being treated for cancer.

Ask Dr. Gigi

Health tips for spring break travel

Dr. Gigi Chawla joins "WCCO Mid-Morning" to provide tips for families who plan to travel with their children for spring break.

Rock the Cradle

Rock the Cradle — a free day of family fun

As winter slowly makes an exit, get your family out of the house and enjoy a day of music, dancing, art and fun.


Wonderground now is Rock the Cradle Radio

The Current's Rock the Cradle Radio offers the best music for children and adults to enjoy as a family, presented by Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.

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Join Children’s Minnesota at preschool fair

We’ll be at the Woodbury Preschool Fair and Expo at Liberty Ridge Elementary School.

New Year's resolutions

10 fun, healthy New Year’s resolutions for kids

People everywhere make plans to write that new chapter tomorrow in the form of diet, exercise or habits. But what about New Year’s resolutions for kids?