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Doctor and specialist backed medical advice that runs the full spectrum of health topics.

They may be older than your average Olympian, but that's not holding back these participants of the Reno-Tahoe Senior Games. Watch as they speed around the track and go for the gold.  The Reno-Tahoe Senior Games, offered by the City of Reno and title sponsor Senior Care Plus, is an...

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Posted on February 22, 2017

Enjoy the heartiness of traditional paella without any added salt or meat. This recipe is also low in fat, making it a good heart-healthy choice for lowering cholesterol and blood pressure. Make sure to check out our other vegetarian recipes on BestMedicine: Just search...

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Posted on February 22, 2017

Get the best medicine at every meal with Food for Life. Sign up for a six-class series starting...

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Posted on February 15, 2017

Have you heard of sepsis? Each year, it kills more than 258,000 Americans, but the signs of sepsis...

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Posted on February 14, 2017

Cancer and cancer treatments are hard on the body. In fact, some cancer treatments have...

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Posted on February 14, 2017

In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’re sharing the story of Chuck and Suzie Dornbach,...

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Posted on February 10, 2017

You’ve heard it before — heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States....

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Posted on February 10, 2017

If you’re ready to jump start your fitness routine for 2017, we’ve got you covered with an...

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Posted on February 9, 2017

You’ve likely heard of open-heart surgery, but did you know there’s an alternative? Dr....

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Posted on February 7, 2017

During a routine doctor’s visit, Leonard Bonilla’s cardiologist sent him...

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Posted on February 2, 2017

Heart attack, high blood pressure, arrhythmias, and damaged heart valves and muscle can all lead...

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Posted on February 2, 2017

For more than 30 years, a Renown NICU nurse has been an important part of the fabric of her...

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Posted on February 2, 2017

Going meatless doesn’t mean giving up on flavor. Make mealtime zesty with this...

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Posted on January 30, 2017

Burns — they can range from a painful sunburn to a fourth-degree burn with scarring. Learn...

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Posted on January 27, 2017

If your child has a high temperature, it’s not necessarily cause for alarm. We asked our experts...

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Posted on January 26, 2017

What if we could unlock the cause of heart disease by looking into the past? Dr. Chris Rowan,...

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Posted on January 25, 2017

As we approach the month of February, also known as American Heart Month, we asked...

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Posted on January 23, 2017

Do you like your meals to have a little kick? If so, we’ve got the perfect Meatless Monday...

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Posted on January 23, 2017

Today’s children are spending an average of seven hours a day on entertainment media,...

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Posted on January 19, 2017

More and more conversations on cancer are changing from survival to finding a cure. Dr. Michael...

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Posted on January 18, 2017

Going plant-based doesn’t have to be hard — in fact, it’s pretty easy (and tasty). Take...

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Posted on January 16, 2017

At BestMEDICINE, we’ve been honored to share stories of hope, health and bravery. Now,...

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Posted on January 13, 2017

A mass of snow that’s sliding, tumbling or flowing down an inclined surface —...

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Posted on January 12, 2017

While smoking may be responsible for the development of most lung cancers, put radon on your...

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Posted on January 12, 2017