Your pediatrician is a valuable source of information regarding the health of your child. So get the most out of every visit: Ask questions!  By Vanessa Slots, MD, Pediatrician, Renown Medical Group Pediatrics Well checks are not only a time for your child to be examined and receive...

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Posted on September 26, 2016

Photo: Cherie Elvin Memorial Fund Scholarship recipient Kristina Spitale-Efstratis, right, with Bill and Rachel Elvin. Five years ago, a crash at the Reno National Championship Air Races changed countless lives forever, including those of the Elvin family, who established a memorial...

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Posted on September 22, 2016

In recent weeks, Renown President and CEO Tony Slonim, MD, DrPH, was honored by regional and...

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Posted on September 22, 2016

The memory loss that leads to Alzheimer’s is not typical forgetfulness. Its severity disrupts...

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Posted on September 20, 2016

Feeling a little tight? You might try out a new stretch to improve your flexibility. Stretching...

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Posted on September 20, 2016

Did you know two out of every three child car seats are installed incorrectly? It’s national...

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Posted on September 19, 2016

Working together to deliver consistently excellent care, Renown South Meadows Medical Center was...

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Posted on September 19, 2016

Renown Health’s collaboration with the Desert Research Institute and 23andMe will...

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Posted on September 16, 2016

If you haven’t heard of Pokémon GO, keep reading. This app is sweeping the world and bringing...

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Posted on September 16, 2016

Interested in learning how to avoid becoming sick from Norovirus? A Renown expert has a...

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Posted on September 16, 2016

The University of Nevada’s 2016 football season is kicking off, and this year the Wolf Pack...

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Posted on September 14, 2016

Feeling a little tight? You might try out a new stretch to improve your flexibility. Stretching...

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Posted on September 14, 2016

While there used to be three basic treatment options for cancer — surgery, radiation and...

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Posted on September 13, 2016

Renown Health and the Regional Emergency Medical Services Authority (REMSA) have announced an...

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Posted on September 13, 2016

Protect yourself, your family and the community by getting a flu shot this year. Renown Health...

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Posted on September 9, 2016

Feeling a little tight? You might try out a new stretch to improve your flexibility. Stretching...

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Posted on September 9, 2016

Diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma in 2005, Karen Walker was declared cancer-free in 2007 following a...

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Posted on September 8, 2016

Home Health Nurse Shirley Keys has been volunteering at the Great Reno Balloon Race for almost two...

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Posted on September 8, 2016

Valerie Luevano is Renown Health’s director of the Center for Social Justice, Child Health...

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Posted on September 7, 2016

Northern Nevada is home to some of the most gorgeous and pristine lakes in the country — but...

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Posted on September 2, 2016

Fishing can be great for relaxation, and it’s a great family activity. Here are five suggestions...

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Posted on September 2, 2016

Competitive Snowboarder Kaiya Quintieri, 13, a member of the Northstar snowboard...

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Posted on August 31, 2016

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 August 30, 2016