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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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Operation OpioidSAFE Counteracts Chronic Pain

By |2016-11-03T08:40:34-07:00January 10th, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , , |

The realities of chronic pain among U.S. veterans are sobering. The Department of Veterans Affairs can't actually estimate exactly how many soldiers have chronic pain, since the military mentality of keeping quiet about pain, along with other combat-related side effects, has made it difficult for veterans to admit to their [...]

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