Kylie's Kids: Jenayia Takes Care Of Her Family While Fighting CancerCancer treatment doesn't look the same for everyone. Sometimes you're in the hospital for months, while others like Jenayia, just pop in once a month for chemo.
Superhero Window Cleaners Surprise Young PatientsThey are faster than a speeding bullet and more powerful than a locomotive! But these super heroes are not leaping tall buildings. They are climbing the walls to clean the windows at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
Kylie's Kids: Meet Nicollete, A Heart Surgery Survivor At 9 Weeks OldThis week's Kylie's Kids is Nicollete, now a 10-year-old who had major heart surgery at just nine weeks old. Now, she loves running and playing soccer.
Helping Kids Transition From The School Year To Summer BreakIt's something kids look forward to: wrapping up the school year and enjoying some summer freedom. But getting out of that scheduled routine can be tough for some kids, and difficult for their parents as well.
Kylie's Kid: Meet AngelinaGrowing up in and out of the hospital is a tough experience for any kid, but some will take that time and develop some incredible talents.
Accomplish With Kylie: Children's Hospital Therapy DogsFor the last five years, Maureen Leach and her golden retriever, Passion, have spent their Friday mornings at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of St. Paul.
Children's Hospitals Nurses Make Video For Cancer PatientsNurses at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota have produced a video to encourage their young patients who are fighting cancer and blood disorders. And they chose just the right song to accompany it. They chose, "Fight Song" by Rachel Platten.
Kylie's Kids: Meet IrelandIreland is a spunky 7 year old from St. Louis Park. She loves to sing and dance, which is great because she wants to be a world-famous rock star when she grows up. Ireland has been in and out of the hospital since she was born because of a congenital heart defect.
Kylie's Kids: TayshaMeet Taysha! Her friends at Afton Lakeland Elementary School put together 'Dear Taysha' with the help of Nashville songwriter, Jeff Dayton.
Good Question: How Do Babies Survive In The Cold?Often, we hear stories about children defying the odds, whether it’s spending overnights outside in the winter or surviving several minutes submerged underwater in icy lakes. So, are children just better at surviving the cold? Good Question.
Good Question: Why Do The Vaccinated Get Sick?On Thursday, the Minnesota Department of Health confirmed that the U of M student sickened with measles had been vaccinated. Last week, the Centers for Disease Control had reported six of the original 52 people who contracted the virus at Disneyland had gotten the shot as well. So how can you get sick if you've had the vaccine? Good Question. The Minnesota Department of Health confirmed Thursday that the University of Minnesota student sickened with measles had been vaccinated.
Outgoing Children’s Hospitals CEO Reflects On A Decade Of ChangeSome big changes are coming to Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. Long-time CEO Dr. Alan Goldbloom is retiring this week after 12 years. Goldbloom grew up in Canada, where he was a child actor. He later became a doctor, and eventually an administrator. When the employees of Children's Hospitals said their goodbyes to Goldbloom, there was a lot of praise, handshakes and hugs.