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Evening for the Angels

Oct 01, 2016, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM, Eagan

This fun, friend-filled evening benefits the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at St. Paul Children’s, in memory of Olivia, Jack and Gracie Becker. Evening includes great food, music, silent auction, raffles and door prizes.

distal arthrogryposis William rehabilitation services

No ordinary boy

Born with a one-of-a-kind genetic variance, 2-year-old William Schlimm learned to walk with the help of rehabilitation services at Children’s Minnesota.

Star Tribune: At Children’s, American Indian babies get gift of moccasins

Through the First Gift program, Children’s Minnesota is working together with the American Indian community to honor their traditions, including presenting moccasins to babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Special Care Nursery.

Josh Whitehill NICU micro preemie

Micro preemie weighed less than 1 pound at birth

NICU Then & Now: Jonathon Whitehill weighed 10.9 ounces when he was born in 2009. Today he's a first-grader who loves school and sports.

Preemie twins now happy, healthy toddlers

NICU Then & Now: Wes and Ila Waller spent the first 47 days of their lives in the neonatal intensive care unit on the St. Paul campus of Children's Minnesota.

2016 Summer Events Kick Off

Feb 23, 2016, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Saint Paul

To help us kick off our summer events, you’re invited to a special party at the Minnesota Children’s Museum on February 23. Register for the Baby Steps 3K, HeartBeat 5000 and/or Pine Tree Runs 5K and 10K; connect with other families and employees; learn about our interactive fundraising platform; enjoy snacks and tour the museum – all for free.

Children’s Minnesota Researcher Identifies a Cause of Hearing Loss for Babies in the NICU

Children's Minnesota researcher Dr. James Sidman discovered ventilators are a potential cause of hearing loss for premature babies in the NICU.

Team Superstars runner returns to her first home

Melissa Haun, who spent her first days at Children's neonatal intensive care unit, is a child life specialist.

5 pounds, 10 ounces and 1 year of miracles

Connor Lee Miller, who turns 1 today, was born with a blood clot in his left arm. His mother, Becky, shares his story.