Headaches are a pain — knowing your migraine triggers is key to prevention. You’ve heard the phrase: “The only thing that is constant is change,” right? Wise words to be sure, but not comforting for those that suffer from migraine headaches. Why? According to John Rothrock, MD, Director of Renown Institute for Neurosciences, “Migraine loves change.” In fact, “Migraine is three times more prevalent in females than males because females have hormonal change.” It’s why...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Every winter season the flu disseminates the globe, and Reno is no exception. In this video, Dennis Rochier, MD, Chief Medical Officer at Renown, details the nature of the flu virus and its ability to mutate. Because this viral infection presents differently each season, the vaccination you received last year will not protect you against this year’s strain. So make sure you get a flu vaccination this season — not the flu. Follow Dr. Rochier’s guidelines on when to get inoculated and how...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

We challenge you to give cabbage’s miniature cousin a second chance. You think you don’t like...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Whether you spent the summer scaling mountains or doing laps in your gym’s outdoor pool,...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

A visit to his regular doctor began a healthcare journey for Steven Richards that he’s still on...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention released new recommendations regarding the...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

The statistics, unfortunately, are staggering. An estimated 44 million people worldwide are living...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

A study of Swedish men shows just how beneficial healthy living is for the heart We all know the...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH) named Logan Mason a 2014 Champion Child. As an...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Was Mom’s Stay-Well Advice Right? This “feel-better, don’t spread colds”...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Laci Crow, RN, establishes the Reno Chapter of Dining for Women to assist women and girls in...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Oct. 5 Grand Sierra Resort and Casino Come join us and walk or...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

One day your bundle of joy is swaddled tight, the next he’s learning to crawl.  This merry...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Life can be hectic. Work, kids, baseball practice, dance lessons… how are suppose to get all...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

If you’re having one of those days and you can’t seem to turn things around, we have the cure....

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Though born in Madrid, Spain, artist Catherine Courtenaye explores the practice of American...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Quinn Pauly, MD, is a primary care physician with Renown Premier Care. Dr. Pauly discusses why...

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Posted on September 25, 2014

Meat your veggies: You can find these vital nutrients in a variety of vegetables and legumes. If...

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Posted on September 18, 2014

Cravings—such a dirty word when you’re trying to lose weight or keep it off. No matter...

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Posted on September 18, 2014

Get prescription refills, lab results and more any time, anywhere.  By Marie McCormack, MD,...

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Posted on September 18, 2014

Peter Lim, MD, FACOG, medical director of Renown Institute for Robotic Surgery and medical...

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Posted on September 18, 2014

With the smoke as heavy as it is in Reno this week, people, especially the elderly and young...

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Posted on September 18, 2014

Depression is not just difficult to treat, it can also be difficult to diagnose in the first...

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Posted on September 18, 2014

With flu season approaching fast it is never too early to begin thinking about getting your flu...

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Posted on September 18, 2014