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Raising Pain Awareness

By |2016-11-03T08:31:04-07:00September 26th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , |

For Pain Awareness Month in September, we took a good look at the ways ordinary people live their daily lives, even with pain. Education, awareness, and conversations with healthcare professionals can help guide those daily decisions and choices for the better. With even more education and public awareness, pain sufferers can [...]

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Chronic Pain Caregivers Face Health Risks

By |2018-12-18T15:07:57-07:00September 17th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Helping the 100 million people living with chronic pain are an estimated 42.1 million caregivers, who in their supportive efforts are themselves at risk for injury leading to chronic pain, according to researchers at Ohio State University’s (OSU) Center for Clinical and Translational Science. The research adds onto a body [...]

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5 Lifestyle Changes That Can Help Reduce Chronic Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:31:24-07:00September 15th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

With all of the information swirling around about managing chronic pain, it can be difficult to sift through and incorporate the advice for reducing chronic pain. With so many different sources of information, narrowing recommendations down and implementing new lifestyle changes can be confusing. To keep it simple, we have narrowed [...]

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The Link Between Childhood Chronic Pain And Fibromyalgia

By |2016-11-03T08:31:32-07:00September 5th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are approximately 1.5 billion worldwide chronic pain sufferers in the world, with one in 50 children under the age of eighteen suffering from chronic pain. Fifteen percent of all children suffer from musculoskeletal pain and other aches, but 2% of children suffer from pain that is debilitating enough to [...]

Pain Awareness Month: Bettering Pain Management Through Knowledge

By |2016-11-03T08:31:34-07:00September 3rd, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , |

Despite the immense number of people who suffer from chronic pain, most United States citizens underestimate the prevalence of pain. Additionally, most people are unaware of the potential severity of pain, its impact on people’s lives, and the consequences that chronic pain can have on communities. In 2001, the American [...]

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