Kids Health Matters
Archive: December, 2019
After enduring a ruptured aneurysm, doctors told Trevor's parents were told he'd never walk again. After a six-week rehabilitation stay at Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare, Trevor strode out of the hospital doors - walking independently.
Dec. 22, 2019
Safety and Wellness
Vaccination Isn’t a Question for Kids Who Have Special Needs
The flu vaccine is the best way to protect yourself and your child from flu-related complications. Learn why it is crucial to get everyone in your family, especially young children, vaccinated this season.
Dec. 20, 2019
Spine and Scoliosis
Enthusiasm and Persistence Pay Off in Therapy-Based Scoliosis Treatment
Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare is expanding its options for treating scoliosis. We now offer the Schroth Method-based treatment for scoliosis at our St. Paul campus location. Find out how this physical therapy-based treatment for scoliosis, combined with dedication and persistence, is helping teen patients.
Dec. 12, 2019
Many the Miles: Deep Brain Stimulation Gives the Gift of a Son
As loud music filled the adjoining hallways near the Neurosciences unit at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare, passersby could be forgiven if they were a bit confused. The atmosphere was festive and there was good reason for it. At long last, James Bostic, 17, was able to go home. He had been in the hospital for 15 months.
Dec. 2, 2019