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Understanding coronavirus and how germs spread


It’s impossible to miss the news about coronavirus, but you probably still have lots of questions. What exactly is it? How does it spread? Can I protect myself? In this episode we’ll breakdown what we know about this new virus and tell you how to stay safe.

Hear a kids book every night at 7 p.m.


Story time

It's Story Time on Rock the Cradle! Every night at seven, hosts from The Current, local artists, and authors read stories before bed. Grab a blanket and pillow, and let's curl up and read some stories.

Coloring Page: Twin Cities Turkey 2019


Oh You Twin Cities Turkey! Illustration coloring sheet

I took inspiration this year from a recent visit to the fantastic First Ave exhibit at the Minnesota History Museum. Coupled with the sudden rise of Lizzo on a national scale and the untimely passing of Ed Ackerson and Terry Katzman, it caused me to reflect on how lucky we are to have such a truly vibrant music scene here in the Twin Cities.

Gigi Chawla, MD


Gigi Chawla, MD

Gigi Chawla, MD, pediatrician and hospitalist, is the senior medical director for the primary care division at Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota.