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5 Ways to Give Back to Your Community this Holiday Season

5 Ways to Give Back to Your Community this Holiday Season

December 21, 2016
5 Ways to Give Back to Your Community this Holiday SeasonWith so many errands to run and presents to track down, it can be easy to overlook the spirit of the holidays. It’s important to spread joy and show your...
What Causes Low Testosterone Levels?

What Causes Low Testosterone Levels?

December 14, 2016
What Causes Low Testosterone Levels?One in every six American men experiences low testosterone levels. The condition is so common that Low-T (as it’s abbreviated) affects approximately 13-15% of all American men....
A Look Back at Modern Medicine: How Did We Get Where We Are Today?

A Look Back at Modern Medicine: How Did We Get Where We Are Today?

December 1, 2016
A Look Back at Modern Medicine: How Did We Get Where We Are Today?Hundreds of years ago, herbs and plants were used as natural remedies for everything from headaches to mouthwash to poor digestion. Leaves, nuts and...
What is kidney dialysis?

What is kidney dialysis?

November 21, 2016
What is kidney dialysis?Kidneys are small fist-sized organs on either side of the abdomen that purify blood and help rid the body of waste. You might not be fully aware of the importance of your kidneys, but they...
Clinical Research Toolbox

Clinical Research Toolbox

November 1, 2016
While Americans face unique health risks, thanks to modern clinical research and medical advancements, our overall life expectancy has increased in the past 100 years. Clinical trial participants provide...
Understanding the outlook for post-menopausal women

Understanding the outlook for post-menopausal women

October 21, 2016
While menopause is a ubiquitous experience for women the world-over, the duration and intensity of the experience are as unique as the females themselves. When hormone fluctuations, night sweats, and insomnia...
Five Things You Didn’t Know About Clinical Trials

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Clinical Trials

October 3, 2016
Every year, researchers work with thousands of volunteers to collect new data about medications; and shortly thereafter, new treatments enter the marketplace in part, due to the impactful findings collected....
How Does The Body Metabolize Medication?

How Does The Body Metabolize Medication?

September 26, 2016
When medications make their way through the human body, they encounter different organs before finally being released in the bloodstream. While the process may sound straightforward, different drugs dissolve at...
How do clinical trials help improve the future of medicine?

How do clinical trials help improve the future of medicine?

August 30, 2016
Clinical trials are an integral and essential part of the drug development process. Each and every week, researchers across the country work closely with study participants to understand the effects of...
What is Liver Disease?

What is Liver Disease?

August 19, 2016
The liver is the largest internal organ and the largest gland within the human body. It is approximately the size of a football and serves as important metabolic functions. The liver produces proteins that are...
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