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Winter Skincare Tips for Dry, Cold Climates

While we are indeed fortunate to live in the Reno-Tahoe area, exploring and enjoying our beautiful surroundings by hiking, biking, swimming and rafting in the warmer months and skiing, snowboarding, snow shoeing, when the weather turns cold, our skin can … More

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Snail Slime for Skincare? The Science Behind the Trend

A trend in skin care that has been gaining popularity in the media is snail slime. At first glance, the notion of putting snail slime for skincare products sounds a bit bizarre and gross, but there actually is some science … More

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The 24 Carat Gold Facial – Is It Worth The Cost?

There is a trend in some of the higher end salons in the U.S. and among celebrities called a gold facial. A 24 carat gold facial is a type of spa treatment that includes the application of a facial mask … More

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Is Social Media the New Marketplace for Plastic Surgery?

People are turning to social media sites like Facebook and Twitter when shopping for plastic surgery. In a study conducted by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS), 42% of the people who underwent plastic surgery in … More

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Press Release: Janiga MDs Wins Silver ADDY Award for Website

JanigaMD’s Wins Local Reno Award! We received the honor of a Silver ADDY® Award for our newly redesigned website in the Business-to-Consumer HTML (35-C) category, at Reno’s local ADDY® Awards, hosted by AAF Reno. The 2011 ADDY® Awards Show was … More

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Think About Diabetes for 45 Seconds. That’s It.

Most of us don’t have to make room for diabetes in our lives. But here’s a (much simplified) snapshot of a diabetic’s day. Maybe you can put yourself in this person’s shoes for a moment? Morning. Alarm sounds. Immediately take … More

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Kickoff 100 Years of Girl Scouting at Wolf Pack Homecoming, Oct. 15

Like a lot of our patients and friends in northern Nevada, we at Janiga MDs love the way this community comes together around our university, community and youth organizations. Like many of our patients and friends, we’ve made an effort … More

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Breast Cancer and Implants: Get the Facts

I recently saw a very informed patient who asked me about the new FDA announcement regarding an association between textured breast implants and development of Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL), a specific type of cancer. This announcement about breast cancer … More

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Janiga MDs featured in MD News

The April issue of MD News just came out.  We wanted to share the article about the new office with you.  The picture is of us standing in front of the new building and sign.  The article references the great lengths we … More

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First week in New Office at Janiga MDs

The first week went well.  Our first patients came through on Wednesday and Friday.  We are so very appreciative of all of the compliments we have gotten on the new building.  The electronic health record is spectacular and will help … More

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