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Women In STEM: What’s Now And What’s Next

By |2016-11-03T08:25:56-07:00May 22nd, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) is a field bursting with new discovery and promise. Historically, women have been underrepresented in all science fields, and STEM is no different. While the workforce is 47% women, in the STEM fields, women hold a much lower percentage of jobs based in the [...]

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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, [...]

The Demographics Of Depression

By |2016-11-03T08:26:37-07:00April 20th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Who is depressed? In the U.S., poverty, race and ethnicity, domestic abuse victims, adolescents, LGBTQ, and the elderly: these groups have a higher incidence of mental health challenges due to a complicated mix of factors. One thing is certain, regardless of age and circumstance: access to quality diagnosis and treatment [...]

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