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New Research On Acupuncture Treatment

By |2016-11-03T08:29:37-07:00December 3rd, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

Acupuncture may have originated in ancient China, but these days it has been recommended for everything from smoking cessation to weight loss. But is it truly effective? The research on the affects of acupuncture is decidedly mixed and requires careful examination. Acupuncture started over 5,000 years ago and is based [...]

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7 Ways To Treat Nerve Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:30:55-07:00October 3rd, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Finding the right treatment for nerve pain is a very personal thing. Different methods work for different people, and the best thing to do is try a variety of treatments until identifying those with the most benefit. Some treatments are very particular to an individual’s case. For example, if someone’s [...]

What Is The Difference Between Osteoporosis And Osteoarthritis?

By |2016-11-03T08:32:51-07:00July 23rd, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Osteoporosis and osteoarthritis are 2 bone conditions, but that is where most similarities end. In combination with the root word “osteo,” meaning “bone,” the other parts of their names give hints as to their different characteristics. Porosis = Pores Osteoporosis is a deteriorating bone condition. Bone is living tissue that [...]

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Living With Head Pain

By |2014-06-10T17:12:03-07:00June 27th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

During the course of June, we've covered many head pain topics to raise awareness during Migraine and Headache Awareness month. The purpose of this month was meant to shed light on the suffering that people with these pain conditions experience. Through awareness, we can all hope to see better treatments and [...]

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Acupuncture For Migraines

By |2014-06-10T14:48:16-07:00June 25th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

Acupuncture, a traditional form of Asian medicine that has become popular in the United States over the last several decades, may provide relief to some patients suffering from migraine headaches. The theory behind acupuncture is to use small needles inserted in the skin to increase the flow of the body's [...]

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What Is Tennis Elbow?

By |2016-11-03T08:34:18-07:00May 30th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

Tennis elbow is a repetitive motion injury that affects the mechanics of the arm. It is seen frequently in individuals who play tennis, but can be caused by any repetitive motion. The pain travels from the outside of the elbow down to the wrist and fingers. The pain can be [...]

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