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What Does Pain Mean For You?

By |2016-11-03T08:25:42-07:00May 29th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

In May on the Nevada Inside Pain blog, we took a close look at what pain (and its treatments) mean for many different types of people living with it. Women in pain By far, we spent most of our time this month examining what pain means to women. This wasn't [...]

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Treatment Options For Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

By |2016-11-03T08:26:02-07:00May 15th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

Approximately 17 million people worldwide suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome, also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis. Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is what it sounds like: extreme exhaustion that is chronic, lasting longer than six months and unrelieved by sleep or rest. CFS can be exacerbated by even the slightest physical activity (e.g. [...]

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Recent Research About Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

By |2016-11-03T08:26:03-07:00May 13th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), is a chronic condition characterized by not only extreme exhaustion but also muscle aches and pains, inability to concentrate or focus, pain in the joints, and difficulty sleeping. This condition brings with it challenges from start to finish, including diagnosing [...]

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Observing Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day

By |2016-11-03T08:26:04-07:00May 11th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), is a condition surrounded by misunderstanding and confusion. This year, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day is once again working hard to educate patients, families, and the general public on the different ways that chronic fatigue syndrome can impact daily life. [...]

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Raising Pain Awareness

By |2016-11-03T08:31:04-07:00September 26th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

For Pain Awareness Month in September, we took a good look at the ways ordinary people live their daily lives, even with pain. Education, awareness, and conversations with healthcare professionals can help guide those daily decisions and choices for the better. With even more education and public awareness, pain sufferers can [...]

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Can Mental Disorders Cause Pain?

By |2016-11-22T17:21:10-07:00April 10th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

While many healthcare professionals are studying the links between depression and pain, there are fewer studies made into the topic of pain for people with less common mental disorders. People with conditions like addiction, schizophrenia, and obsessive-compulsive disorder may all suffer from additional bodily pain that is related to their [...]

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