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What Causes Migraines?

By |2016-11-03T08:25:35-07:00June 15th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

Migraines are an extreme form of headache that affect 36 million people in the U.S., 14 million of whom suffer from daily migraine pain. In addition to severe pain in various parts of the head (e.g., behind the eyes and ears), migraine sufferers may experience some or all of the [...]

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Is Your Computer Giving You A Headache?

By |2016-11-03T08:25:37-07:00June 10th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

When we switch our computer on in the morning, we are usually greeted by a beautiful screensaver. Maybe it is a vacation snapshot, a picture of the kids, or a beautiful scene out of nature. Try as we might, those beautiful screensavers cannot cover up the fact that our computer [...]

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Headaches In Children: Causes, Prevention, And Treatment

By |2016-11-03T08:25:40-07:00June 3rd, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , |

Few things are worse than seeing your children in pain. If they have a scrape on their knee, it’s easy to clean it gently, bandage the knee, and give them a kiss. Usually that’s enough. But what about headaches in children? These can be harder to make “all better.” Children [...]

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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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Our 10 Favorite Nevada Pain Posts Of The Year

By |2016-11-03T08:28:57-07:00December 29th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , |

This year there was so much to talk about, and at Nevada Pain’s Inside Pain blog we examined new research, offered tips and suggestions for positive lifestyle changes, and found new ways to support our patients and their families. Here are ten of our favorite posts from 2014. 1. Online Resources [...]

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Capsaicin For Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:29:14-07:00December 19th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Capsaicin, the compound in peppers that gives them their tell-tale heat, is a surprisingly effective treatment for pain. It is hard to believe when you bite into a particularly hot pepper and flail around for relief that this heat can be a positive force for pain management. The heat level [...]

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