Articles for Tag: "clinical trial"

What exactly is ‘precision medicine’ anyway? 
What exactly is ‘precision medicine’ anyway?
Learn how this field has taken a major step forward with the help of genetic testing.
Is a waterbirth safe for mom and baby? 
Is a waterbirth safe for mom and baby?
A certified nurse midwife leads research for waterbirth as an option for pain relief during labor and delivery.
It was supposed to be a routine screening. Instead, it changed his life. 
It was supposed to be a routine screening. Instead, it changed his life.
When your test results shock you, what do you do next?
Is a vaccine that protects against Alzheimer’s on the horizon? 
Is a vaccine that protects against Alzheimer’s on the horizon?
Scientists believe a new formula that can prevent and slow the disease may be tested on humans within the next few years.
Clinical trials and Alzheimer’s disease 
Clinical trials and Alzheimer’s disease
Read how becoming a part of a clinical trial could benefit people with memory loss.
The truth about placebos  Featured
The truth about placebos
Learn how placebos are used in health care research and what role the mind-body connection plays in treatment evaluations.