One of the most dangerous things that can happen in a home is when natural gases, like radon, become exposed. January is Radon Action Month and Children’s Minnesota wants to keep you and your family safe from dangerous natural gases like radon.
This winter, keep your child healthy and safe from asthma flare-ups by knowing more about what triggers their asthma.
Pertussis, or whooping cough, is a serious disease that can be deadly to infants. According to the Minnesota Department of Health, there have been 555 total number of pertussis cases reported as of Dec. 31, 2019.
This year, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) has been spreading quickly and affecting infants and young children in Minnesota. The trouble is, RSV can oftentimes be confused for the common cold or the flu when in fact, this illness is more serious and can sometimes be deadly. Learn what RSV is, how it spreads and how you can prevent it.
Dr. Gigi Chawla, chief of general pediatrics at Children’s Minnesota, has tips for new parents about what to expect before and after birth, as well as what you’ll need for your hospital stay.
September 10, 2020 7:30 a.m. – September 11, 2020 3:30 p.m., St. Paul
We are preparing to bring you the second annual collaborative conference between Children's Minnesota and the University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics. This year we are excited to share the addition of the Minnesota Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (MNAAP) to this event. This two day program will offer practical information to help you stay current on relevant topics and recent advances in pediatrics important to your practice. Each day offers you the opportunity to customize your experience by selecting a variety of breakout sessions
In Minnesota Monthly’s newest publication, the Baby Guide, Dr. Gigi Chawla, chief of general pediatrics at Children’s Minnesota, answered the burning questions on parents’ minds about managing their baby’s health.
A Minnesota family is traveling to Washington, D.C., to advocate for an issue close to their hearts – the importance of funding for medical assistance programs. A few short years ago, the family was in a tough situation, their son was facing a life-threatening condition and skyrocketing medical bills threatened their financial security despite their solid dual-income.
March 14, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Heather Bergeson, MD
Grand Rounds: Pop Culture Pediatrics: Celebrity Endorsements to Mommy Blogs and Everything in Between
January 10, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Angela Goepferd, MD, FAAP