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Next Meeting of the Ladder – May 10th: Bones!

What do you know about bones? You probably know you have a whole lot of them, and that without them you’d have a pretty rough time doing much of anything. At the next meeting of the Ladder we’ll learn all about bones … Continue reading

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April Meeting Recap: “Asthma! And Asthma.”

Saturday’s meeting of the Ladder was all about asthma – or as medical scholar Renee put it: “Asthma! And Asthma.” Punctuating asthma with both a “!” and “.” was to teach us about asthma not only as an acute condition … Continue reading

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Next Meeting of The Ladder – April 12th: Asthma

At a previous gathering of The Ladder, we learned all about the lungs. Maybe you’ve heard of asthma – a condition that keeps the lungs from functioning as awesomely as they should. At April’s meeting of the Ladder we’ll learn specifically about asthma … Continue reading

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March Meeting Recap: Dentistry and Dental Health!

We were super fortunate to have some awesome guest scholars at the March meeting of the Ladder: students from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry! After making use of our mouths to eat lunch and introduce ourselves to one … Continue reading

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Next Ladder Meeting – March 8th: Dentistry!

You have a great smile! It takes work to keep that smile great: at the next meeting of the Ladder we’ll learn about the medical practice of dentistry – which is not only all about keeping smiles looking awesome, but keeping … Continue reading

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Next Ladder Meeting February 8th: Hearing and Ears!

The next meeting of The Ladder is in just a few days – Saturday February 8th – on the topic of ears and hearing! Probably won’t take you long to think of what your ears do for you and why … Continue reading

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April Meeting was Awesome!

Great job to all who attended and contributed to The Ladder this weekend. Special thanks to Medical Scholar Dave Olson and the Sports Medicine Crew! We had another great turn out and lots of fun and learning all over the … Continue reading

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This Saturday! April 13th: Sports Medicine with David Olson, M.D.

You might already think that being a physician would be one of the coolest gigs on earth. But what if you could be a sports doc for pro football, basketball, hockey or baseball teams? Join us at the next Ladder … Continue reading

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“Scrubs, Gloves and Microscopes:” an Opportunity for High School Students

Are you a high school student interested in exploring your options for a career as a health care professional? Do you already know you want a career as a physical therapist, dentist, veterinarian, surgeon, physician or medical researcher and want … Continue reading

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Next Ladder Meeting: The Lungs and Lung Stuff!

What do you know about your lungs? Do you use them to eat? Do you hear with them? Use them for walking? Nah – you know what they’re for: breathing! Your lungs are 24/7 work horses. Whether you’re biking or … Continue reading

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