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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 Connection Between Healthcare Costs And Body Mass

By |2018-08-27T16:57:08-07:00May 19th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In a recent study by Duke Medicine, it appears that an increase in our pant size leads to a decrease in our bank accounts. Researchers found that the costs associated with healthcare climbed as patients' body mass index (BMI) rose. The researchers found that costs associated with medical and drug [...]

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What Does the Future of Healthcare Look Like?

By |2016-11-03T08:36:36-07:00April 2nd, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

Healthcare is a constantly changing field where technology, human interaction, and innovation all play key roles. Of course we can't predict the future, but we can give a look to some of the newest technology coming out that may have a huge impact on how patients and healthcare professionals interact. [...]

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Donate to Hope Phones to Make a Difference

By |2016-02-22T13:46:53-07:00March 12th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , |

We all have those old cell phones languishing in a drawer somewhere. Often we keep them because getting rid of them seems like more work. The toxins within cell phones, including lead and nickel, can pollute the environment when disposed of incorrectly. There's also a security risk from just dumping [...]

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New Faces of Healthcare Under the Affordable Care Act

By |2014-01-09T13:04:04-07:00January 27th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Since the inception of the Affordable Care Act, over 4 million new patients are being served in community health centers across the U.S. While this new influx of patients presents challenges, it also challenges the medical community to think of innovative ways to serve these new patients. A focus on [...]

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