Are Clinical Trials Right for Me?

In 1938, the U.S. Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act set the standards for clinical trials and how medications and treatments are evaluated and released to the public. Clinical trials have continued to grow and offer new opportunities for medical advancement. Even over-the-counter medicines, like ibuprofen, exist today because of clinical trials! However, we would be …

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Not All Clinical Studies Are The Same: Here’s Why!

Not every clinical study is the same. From different conditions to different phases, there are many variables that go into each study. According to clinicaltrials.gov, a clinical study involves research using human volunteers (also called participants) that is intended to add to medical knowledge. In a clinical trial, participants may receive different medical products like …

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Clinical trials explained in 4 videos

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Medical studies, or clinical trials, can be confusing and the idea of volunteering for a study may seem a bit scary. In this blog, we will try to make volunteering less confusing and show you that studies are not as scary as you might have thought. Clinical trials are made possible by volunteers just like …

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