BestMedicine Kids

Designed to help you keep your little ones safe, happy and healthy — in the womb, on the playground and well into their teens.

Danyelle Musselman wears many hats: sportscaster, fitness instructor, mom and coach's wife, to name a few. How does she maintain good emotional and physical health during busy times, especially in the midst of her husband's busy season as the coach of Wolf Pack Men's Basketball? We sat down with...

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Posted on December 9, 2016

Roy Tuscany's dream of becoming a competitive freestyle skier was interrupted by a life-altering spinal cord injury that left him paralyzed from the waist down. But rather than getting bitter, he got better -- working hard in rehabilitation therapy and later co-forming a nonprofit to help...

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Posted on December 8, 2016

Victoria, a 16-year-old girl from Sparks diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia, was granted her...

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Posted on December 6, 2016

Don’t forget safety when making your holiday to-do lists. Avoid potential accidents and fire...

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Posted on December 1, 2016

The holidays can be a really joyful time for many, but if you’re grieving a loss, the...

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Posted on November 30, 2016

A study released in August showed 90 percent of parents don’t follow safe sleep guidelines with...

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Posted on November 30, 2016

Do you need a refresher course on how to drive safely in winter weather conditions? We’ve...

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Posted on November 23, 2016

Statistics show that use of helmets has reduced skiing and snowboarding head injuries up to 50...

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Posted on November 22, 2016

Welcome the holidays and celebrate the coming season with these healthy recipes — some...

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Posted on November 21, 2016

The Renown Neonatal Intensive Care Unit recently held its annual Graduation Picnic at Pickett...

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Posted on November 21, 2016

If discovering your child has lice isn’t frustrating enough, imagine not being able to get rid...

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Posted on November 18, 2016

Get Smart About Antibiotics Week, Nov. 14-20, is a week aimed at educating and raising awareness...

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Posted on November 18, 2016

Cold and flu season are here, but are you and your children protected? Vanessa Slots, MD, of...

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Posted on November 3, 2016

It’s time again for your annual flu shot, and this year, the Centers for Disease Control and...

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Posted on October 27, 2016

Halloween’s right around the corner, and while you’re prepping pumpkins for...

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Posted on October 27, 2016

For children already afraid of the dark and things that go bump in the night, Halloween can be a...

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Posted on October 27, 2016

If you’re a parent, you know how scary it can be when your child gets sick — especially in...

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Posted on October 25, 2016

Unfortunately, not many kids actually enjoy sitting down to complete their homework....

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Posted on October 21, 2016

Can you really avoid colds and flu this season with simple hand-washing?  Amy McCombs,...

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Posted on October 19, 2016

These personal single-sized servings leave less room for leftover temptation.

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Posted on October 12, 2016

Car seats are not set-it-and-forget-it: There are adjustments to make throughout the time your...

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Posted on October 11, 2016

Now that fall is officially here, our weather is starting to cool off. But until winter and the...

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Posted on October 6, 2016

Allergies can be a terror for children, but there’s hope. Renown Pediatrician Vanessa Slots, MD,...

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Posted on October 4, 2016

Kiwanis Club volunteers in Sparks have been making a difference at Renown’s Children’s...

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Posted on September 29, 2016