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What Causes Celiac Disease?

By | 2016-11-03T08:24:59+00:00 August 19th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder that triggers the immune system whenever gluten is ingested. The immune system then attacks the small intestine, destroying the intestinal lining and causing health issues over time. In a healthy gut, the small intestine is lined with villi, microscopic hairs that resemble shag carpeting. [...]

Could Parkinson’s Disease Originate In The Gut?

By | 2016-11-03T08:25:06+00:00 August 5th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Parkinson’s disease is a chronic, progressive movement disorder that affects nearly one million people living in the U.S. Although symptoms can vary from person to person, this disease is marked by tremors in the limbs, a rigid trunk, and instability of balance and coordination. There is no known cure for [...]

Kidney Health For All On World Kidney Day

By | 2016-11-03T08:27:23+00:00 March 11th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The second Thursday in March is designated as World Kidney Day, and this year it falls on March 12th. World Kidney Day was developed to raise awareness of the important role kidneys play in our overall health and to spread awareness on chronic kidney disease and treatment. This year’s theme [...]

Out Of The Dark: Top 10 Websites For Gut Health

By | 2016-11-03T08:27:28+00:00 March 9th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) doesn’t generally come up in polite conversation, yet an estimated 1.4 million people in the U.S. have it. IBD is a broad category of inflammatory diseases of the bowel that are most often categorized as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis. Caucasian people in developed countries are [...]

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