Stories that change you forever

When you work with the most amazing people on earth, you’re bound to have some interesting stories to tell. Every day amazing things happen here at Children’s Minnesota. From a single child’s incredible story to a research breakthrough that helps thousands of kids, we have stories that will change the way you see the world.

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Learn more about Children’s news and events, what’s going on at our hospitals and clinics, and our experts in the news. You can also read stories written by our staff, patients and families.

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spring allergies

How to fight spring allergies

Minnesotans love seasonal changes and warmer weather, but for those who suffer from allergies this can be a difficult time of the year.

Evan Ginter and brother

Why I Walk for Amazing: Evan’s Story

Evan was six months old when he was diagnosed with pleuropulmonary blastoma (PPB), a rare form of cancer that originates in the lung or the covering of the lungs.

Why I Walk for Amazing: Stella and Nora

When it came to care for their two daughters, Stella and Nora, Jamie and Mike knew there was no other choice than Children’s Minnesota.

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Preparing for a hospital stay

Dr. Lindsey Yock, hospitalist, shares how parents can prepare their child for an overnight visit to the hospital.

Callen with mom

One family’s journey with congenital heart disease: Callen’s story

Callen was diagnosed with Coarctation of the Aorta (CoA) a few weeks after birth but that doesn't stop him from sharing his big heart and smile with the world.

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Medicaid and its impact on our kids

As the health care industry faces a time of unprecedented change, we remain committed to providing exceptional care to all children and their families, regardless of their ability to pay.

Clinicians from the Midwest Fetal Care Center.

Midwest Fetal Care Center

Midwest Fetal Care Center is the first and largest advanced fetal care program in the Upper Midwest. Providing expanded access to prenatal care.

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Influenza

Get all the facts on influenza from Children's infectious disease experts.

Calendar of Events

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Scramble for a Cure

June 18, 2018, 1 p.m. – 8 p.m., Maple Grove

Grand Rounds: The Day of the Transgender Child: How Policy Impacts Gender Identity in the Future

June 21, 2018, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

Children’s Hospitals Golf Benefit

June 25, 2018, 6:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Dellwood

News & Press Releases

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11 Children’s Minnesota nurses are “Outstanding Nurses” finalists

Children’s is proud to announce that 11 of our nurses have been named finalists in the 2018 Mpls.St.Paul Magazine “Outstanding Nurses” Awards. This year marks the seventh year of Outstanding Nurses Awards.

Business of Pride awards honor Dr. Angela Goepferd

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal featured Dr. Angela Goepferd as one of the honorees for the first ever Business of Pride awards.

The Best Places to Give Birth in America

The Mother Baby Center was featured as one of the "best places to give birth in America" by FitPregnancy and Baby magazine.

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