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When Depression Hurts

By |2016-03-22T14:48:03-07:00April 7th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Depression and chronic pain often go hand in hand. Unfortunately, it can also be a chicken or egg situation. How do you know if your chronic pain has led to depression or the other way around? There have been several recent studies that try to better understand the links between [...]

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Adolescent Abuse of Painkiller Medications

By |2013-12-20T20:54:16-07:00January 9th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

While we understand that abuse of painkiller medications is a problem in this country for adults, we also need to consider how this issue is be affecting our young people. In a study by the American Psychological Association, it was shown that adolescent children have a greater risk of developing [...]

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