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Some Medications May Not Work For Back Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:25:23-07:00July 20th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

In the fight against back pain, many people and their doctors reach for the same weapons: common over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription medications. New research on three commonly recommended and prescribed medications has found that all three may be virtually ineffective against back pain and may actually do more harm than [...]

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Doctor Shopping: What You Need To Know

By |2016-11-03T08:25:31-07:00June 22nd, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

For most people, “doctor shopping” means that period of time when insurance changes or a doctor retires and finding a new doctor becomes necessary. For others, doctor shopping is the dangerous and potentially lethal practice of obtaining and filling multiple prescriptions from different doctors and pharmacies. Although this practice is [...]

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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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Mental Health Issues For Veterans

By |2016-11-03T08:26:46-07:00April 15th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , |

Veterans returning from service overseas often continue to experience the war long after they have left the front lines. They may not have a physical injury, but trauma from war can be hidden and far more serious long-term. As the wars in the Middle East continue into a second decade, [...]

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Covering The Latest Research This February on Nevada Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:27:42-07:00February 27th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

At Nevada Pain, we know keeping up with the latest research is important for a comprehensive understanding of your pain. That's why this February, we focused on the many treatment options, research, and events that are influencing upcoming and innovative pain treatments. February had two events of import: National Eating [...]

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Opioid Research And News

By |2016-11-03T08:28:02-07:00February 13th, 2015|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

Opioids and opioid-related deaths have been the in the news the past couple years as opioid deaths spiked. Because of this, researchers and doctors have been working together to make advancements in opioid research and development for safer and more effective pain treatment. Here are just a few of the [...]

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