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The Not-So-Fantastic-4: Raising Awareness For Men’s Health Month

By |2016-06-07T13:30:21-07:00June 1st, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

June is Men’s Health Month, a month to raise awareness and increase education surrounding the health of men and boys. It may be a stereotype that men avoid the doctor, but in some cases it can be a deadly stereotype. There are diseases that affect men more than women, and [...]

Is Wine Actually Healthy?

By |2016-11-03T08:27:12-07:00March 20th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Can wine save your life? You might think so, based on headlines touting the benefits or a glass or two of daily vino. Here we take a look at what’s true (and what’s false) about health claims relating to wine. True or false: Wine can help fight cancer Answer: True [...]

Spotlight on Movember

By |2016-11-03T08:30:01-07:00November 19th, 2014|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Who says health issues have to be deadly serious? November takes a silly turn every year with the advent of Movember, a month-long spotlight on issues in men’s health. In 2003, two friends having a beer in Australia were also having an unlikely conversation about the absence of “mo” (mustaches [...]

Health Risk Factors of Obesity and Overweight

By |2018-06-27T15:22:53-07:00March 17th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), overweight and obesity refer to excessive fat accumulation that impacts health. Overweight is defined as a person with a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 25. Obesity is defined as a BMI of 30 or greater. Though there can be [...]

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