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Celebrating National Senior Health And Fitness Day

By |2016-11-03T08:25:50-07:00May 25th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

May 27th is National Senior Health and Fitness Day, the annual celebration and promotion of the importance of staying active as you age. The importance of exercise has been well-documented, but most of the focus is on young or middle-aged people. Advertising for fitness gear and clothing features sculpted bodies [...]

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Are We Overmedicating Our Elderly?

By |2016-11-03T08:27:55-07:00February 18th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Getting older is a part of life. The best-case scenario for aging may be “aging in place” with family around to provide care. Modern medicine has made it possible for people to live longer, healthier lives, but in some cases, a nursing home or assisted living facility is the best [...]

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