Kids Health Matters
Archive: March, 2018
Everyone knows at least one iconic duo. There are Batman and Robin, Mario and Luigi, Ash Ketchum and Pikachu, and by the time you’re done reading, you’ll add another to the list: Josh and Tyler Lindgren.
Mar. 28, 2018
Awards and Achievements
Gillette Physicians Named in Mpls. St. Paul Magazine’s 2018 Top Doctors, Rising Stars Edition
See which Gillette physicians made Mpls. St. Paul Magazine's list of 2018 Top Docs, Rising Stars Edition!
Mar. 27, 2018
Smiles for Miles at Pedal in Place and the Adapted Bike Expo
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare hosted two successful events aimed at helping kids of all abilities know the joy of riding a bike.
Mar. 20, 2018
It’s Not a Career, It’s a Calling: Bringing My Son Home
Louie Romero is a smiley kid that simply can’t help the fact that he is irrepressibly charming. It's Louie's personality that makes an impression when you meet him. The fact that he is in a wheelchair and has cerebral palsy ranks much lower on the list.
Mar. 12, 2018
Gillette Helps Athletes with Paralympic Dreams
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare provides support and resources to help kids achieve their athletic goals. Our therapeutic recreation specialists take pride in helping kids improve their strength and flexibility while having the fun experience of playing sports.
Mar. 9, 2018
Innovation and Research
Newborn Screenings for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) and Treatment Brings Hope
All babies born in Minnesota are now being screened for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) unless their parents opt out of the newborn screening, the Minnesota Department of Health recently announced. SMA is the leading genetic cause of early childhood death in the United States.
Mar. 6, 2018