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Top 5 Benefits Of Water Exercises For Chronic Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:32:13-07:00August 13th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The information about water exercises is encouraging. The CDC notes that swimmers have half the risk of death compared with inactive people. A study from Indiana University found that actively swimming as an older adult can actually delay the aging process for decades. WebMD calls water exercise "the easiest workout for people [...]

The 2 Primary Types Of Leg Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:32:34-07:00August 1st, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

When we discuss leg pain, we normally discuss 2 different forms of the pain: pain related to musculoskeletal damage or pain that occurs due to damage or injury in the nervous system. During this month on Nevada Inside Pain, we gave an in-depth look to both of these types of leg pain. [...]

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Leg Pain Related To Fibromyalgia

By |2016-11-03T08:32:42-07:00July 28th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Fibromyalgia’s defining characteristic is widespread pain, including leg pain. The specific type of pain may vary from person to person, but can present as sharp pain, a dull ache, deep pain, or more of an aching sensation. Leg pain related to fibromyalgia may develop in the tendons, muscles, or ligaments [...]

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Treating And Preventing Osteoporosis Through Awareness

By |2016-11-03T08:32:47-07:00July 25th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , |

Osteoporosis, or fragile bones, has been referred to as the “untreated epidemic.” This disease is a loss of bone density that leads to increasingly high risk for broken bones. Several treatment options exist for osteoporosis, but because there are no noticeable symptoms until after a bone has broken, many people [...]

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What Is The Difference Between Osteoporosis And Osteoarthritis?

By |2016-11-03T08:32:51-07:00July 23rd, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Osteoporosis and osteoarthritis are 2 bone conditions, but that is where most similarities end. In combination with the root word “osteo,” meaning “bone,” the other parts of their names give hints as to their different characteristics. Porosis = Pores Osteoporosis is a deteriorating bone condition. Bone is living tissue that [...]

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Biofeedback Training For Chronic Leg Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:33:05-07:00July 9th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Because of the number of possible causes of acute and chronic leg pain, your specific treatment plan will vary. Patients who rely on medications are often frustrated by the side effects. Physical therapy may also have limitations for leg pain relief. A possible alternative treatment for chronic leg pain, however, [...]

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