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Traumatic Brain Injury Triples Risk of Early Death

By |2014-06-03T16:38:16-07:00June 19th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) leads to long-lasting effects that triple survivors’ risk of premature death, according to a study led by Oxford University. Those deaths often happen from suicide or fatal injury, researchers found. Researchers hypothesized that the increased risk of death is linked to brain damage in areas responsible [...]

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Low Back Pain and Car Accidents

By |2016-11-03T08:39:00-07:00February 10th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Many of us immediately think about whiplash when we think about injuries caused by car accidents. However, even slow impact car crashes can result in low back pain that can cause discomfort and chronic issues. In 2010, seatbelt usage increased to 85% from just 69% in 1998 and the National [...]

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