Kids Health Matters
Archive: May, 2017
The emotional roller coaster that follows a cerebral palsy diagnosis never goes away. But Ami Hagen, our guest author and mother of Adli, a Gillette patient, says the ups are so worth the downs. Ami tells us about her joys, her worries, and raising a daughter with unwavering spirit.
May. 30, 2017
Born with Cerebral Palsy, Lee Schuh, MD, Delivers Care with Knowledge and Empathy
How many Southerners gladly move north to a place where blizzards are anticipated and celebrated? Lee Schuh, MD, did. See how Schuh draws on his experience living with cerebral palsy when he’s caring for his adult patients.
May. 18, 2017
Five Things You Didn’t Know About Adaptive Softball
Adaptive softball is like regular softball except the players use wheelchairs, right? Think again. Here's a few interesting facts you may not know about the sport.
May. 16, 2017
Music Therapy Demonstration
At Gillette , board-certified music therapists provide support and distraction during medical procedures. Watch our Facebook LIVE to learn more about music therapy and how it's used to help patients.
May. 8, 2017
Student Broadcaster Recovers from Transverse Myelitis with Eggnog Fizz and Friends
This is not what Earl Weir planned for his junior year in high school. The 17-year-old from Howard Lake, Minnesota was a busy teenager—involved in his school’s broadcast club, spending time hunting and fishing with his dad and listening to music with his mom. Earl is an example of how life can change in an instant.
May. 2, 2017