Kids Health Matters
Archive: April, 2017
Join us at noon, Monday, May 1, as Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare’s favorite expat and former British royal guard, Richard Lett, will be bringing his sailboat to the hospital.
Apr. 28, 2017
Research and Innovation
Facebook LIVE in the Orthotics, Prosthetics and Seating
Many children and teens who have disabilities require orthotics, prosthetics and seating services to help manage their conditions. Bradley Fisher, manager in the Orthotics, Prosthetics and Seating Department at Gillette explains the process for creating orthotics, prosthetics and seating devices such as braces, limbs and CranioCaps during a Facebook LIVE tour.
Apr. 28, 2017
My Gillette Story
Gillette Volunteers Bring Smiles and Comfort
Gillette volunteer and graduate student, Kalpana Parsons, says volunteering is her "opportunity to spread goodness in the world."
Apr. 27, 2017
120 Years of Can at the Minnesota State Capitol
Gillette patients, families and employees joined together at the Minnesota State Capitol to mark our 120th anniversary. Check out photos of the celebration!
Apr. 26, 2017
Rett Designation is Mom’s Dream Come True
Lisa Evert's "ultimate dream" will become reality this weekend, when Rettsyndrome.org officially recognizes Gillette as a Clinical Research Center of Excellence. The honor is a culmination of Evert's passion for helping her daughter, who has Rett syndrome, and a decade of work by Gillette physicians.
Apr. 20, 2017
Infographic: Rett Syndrome Stages and Interventions
View this new infographic to learn more about Rett syndrome symptoms, treatments and statistics.
Apr. 18, 2017
Celebrating Gillette Day at the Minnesota Capitol
On April 25, Gillette patients, families and staff will gather at the Minnesota State Capitol to kick off the hospital's 120th anniversary. See why advocating for Minnesota children who have complex conditions is important to Gillette.
Apr. 13, 2017
Reflections on a Decade of Better Sleep for Gillette Kids
As we celebrate the 10-year anniversary of our sleep medicine clinic, hear from John Garcia, MD, about what drove him to become a pediatric sleep doctor and his reflections on 10 years of helping Gillette patients who have sleep issues.
Apr. 4, 2017