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When Pain Becomes Personality: Jennifer Aniston’s CAKE On DVD

By |2016-11-03T08:25:56-07:00May 20th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

It isn’t often that chronic pain patients find themselves in the national spotlight, much less splashed on a movie screen, but on April 21st the movie Cake was released on Blu-ray and DVD. An estimated 100 million people in the U.S. suffer from chronic pain, contributing to a global total [...]

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Everybody Hurts, But Not All Are Equal: Women In Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:26:00-07:00May 18th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Gender disparity is nothing new. From wages, where women earn 77 cents to every dollar a man earns to housework, with women doing most of the cleaning and childcare, there has long been inequality in several different areas. There is one area of inequity that can prove to be fatal, [...]

New Research Into How The Brain Processes Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:26:08-07:00May 8th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

The brain is a miraculous organ. It governs everything our body feels and experiences, regulates body functions both automatic and voluntary, and does so with marvelous efficiency. Every day, research is gaining new understandings about how the brain works the way it does and why it functions in certain ways. [...]

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Learn More! Self-Education For Chronic Pain Patients

By |2016-11-03T08:26:09-07:00May 6th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

With new awareness of chronic pain and its impact on the physical, financial, and emotional health of the U.S., there is more and more information available to chronic pain patients interested in self-education. The challenge becomes finding reliable, trustworthy resources to broaden your knowledge base without overwhelming or discouraging you. [...]

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Understanding The Pain Of Autism

By |2016-11-03T08:26:41-07:00April 17th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

April is National Autism Awareness Month. People diagnosed with autism often face challenges that go beyond their diagnosis. Each year during this month, the Autism Society works hard to focus on the following three key points. Awareness Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disorder that generally encompasses behaviors that [...]

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5 Holistic Treatments For Managing Stress

By |2016-11-03T08:26:49-07:00April 13th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

It’s not stress that kills us. It’s our reaction to it. ~Hans Selya~ Stress is part of our everyday lives. We feel stress in our commute to work or when faced with a big deadline. There can be stress associated with homework time or dinner. Parents will especially acknowledge the [...]

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