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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, [...]

Keeping Up With Nevada Health News

By |2016-11-03T08:26:50-07:00April 10th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Health has been big in the news all across the country in 2015, and Nevada health news is no different. From medical marijuana to medical tourism, here are four big issues in Nevada health news. Mental health funding Funding for mental health patients across the country is low, but in [...]

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6 Inspiring News Stories From 2014

By |2016-11-03T08:28:58-07:00December 26th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Most news reports focus on the negative, but good things happened every day of 2014. Normal, everyday people do amazing things to support their community members or people in need. That’s why good news is so inspiring—it reminds us that at any moment, we can become someone else’s hero or [...]

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Chronic Pain Research Looks To Change The Brain

By |2016-11-03T08:31:15-07:00September 19th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

New insights into the brain’s innermost workings have researchers looking into ways of decreasing the body’s sensitivity to chronic pain. The latest findings provide hope that things as simple as sound or special images may one day help chronic pain patients suffer less. Other, more profound discoveries are opening the [...]

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August Happenings On Nevada Inside Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:31:46-07:00August 29th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Every August on Nevada Inside Pain, we try to focus on the latest research and news in pain management, as well as the wider medical community. We do this to keep you informed about what science is saying now about the best ways to live a healthier life with less pain. [...]

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