4 Important Takeaways from the Surgeon General’s 400+ Page Report on Addiction and the US Opioid Crisis

4 Important Takeaways from the Surgeon General’s 400+ Page Report on Addiction and the US Opioid Crisis

Last Thursday, November 17, 2016, Dr. Vivek Murthy became the first surgeon general in the history of the US to issue a report on the disease of addiction. In the over 400-page report, America’s highest ranking doctor outlined the causes of addiction as well as the evidence-backed treatment options and preventative measures that would ensure…

Las Vegas Recovery Center Welcomes SoCal Marketing Representative Elizabeth (“Betsy”) Lyle to the Team

Las Vegas Recovery Center Welcomes SoCal Marketing Representative Elizabeth (“Betsy”) Lyle to the Team

LAS VEGAS—Las Vegas Recovery Center (LVRC) is pleased to welcome Elizabeth “Betsy” Lyle to the Las Vegas Recovery Marketing and Community Relations Team. Lyle—who goes by the nickname “Betsy”—joined the LVRC team in October 2016 and will be the new Marketing Representative for Southern California. Lyle has worked in the addiction recovery industry for seven…

How Massage Can Help With Chronic Pain: An Interview with Massage Therapist Clarence Garcia

How Massage Can Help With Chronic Pain: An Interview with Massage Therapist Clarence Garcia

According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, a reported 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain. Luckily, research has shown that massage therapy and other painkiller-free treatment options, such as strength training and healthy eating, can help to lessen and even eliminate symptoms of chronic pain. In fact, according to the Mayo Clinic, massage…

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Marijuana Legalization in Nevada: Why Nevada Residents Should Consider Voting “No” On Question 2

Recent polls indicate that 47 percent of voters are in support of the November 8th ballot that would legalize recreational marijuana across the state of Nevada. By voting “Yes” on Question 2, Nevada residents would be authorizing individuals 21 years of age or older to “possess, consume and cultivate” up to an ounce of marijuana.…