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COVID-19 treatment research continues in Dayton as other vaccine studies pause

Check out this interview of Dr. Daniel Gruener, Chief Medical Officer of Evolution Research Group regarding our mission to fight back against COVID-19 in the Dayton area. https://dayton247now.com/news/local/covid-19-treatment-research-continues-in-dayton-as-vaccine-study-paused At Midwest Clinical Research Center, we’re committed to ensuring those who participate in a clinical trial are as diverse as the community that needs medical treatments, medications, …

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Volunteering for a Clinical Trial Over 60

Clinical trials involve human volunteers to test the safety and effectiveness of new ways to prevent, treat, and detect different medical conditions. Without clinical trials and the volunteers that participate in them, these advancements would not be possible. In the U.S., older adults over the age of 65 make up approximately 12% of the population, …

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Why Do Clinical Trials Need Healthy Volunteers?

New ways to treat, detect, and prevent different diseases are discovered all the time. But those potential options aren’t just put out to the public with a Hail Mary and good luck. Whether it be a drug, device, or therapeutic approach, every intervention is taken through the clinical trial process. Why? Well, they help us …

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Who is Most at Risk for Parkinson’s Disease?

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a progressive movement disorder that affects an estimated 1 million people in the U.S. With PD, nerve cells in the brain break down or die. Many of these nerve cells produce dopamine, a chemical messenger in the brain. This causes abnormal brain activity and impairs movement along with other PD symptoms. …

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Long Term Effects of Untreated Mental Illness

Deciding whether to get treatment for a medical issue isn’t always a luxury you want to extend. For instance, a tiny cut that barely draws blood doesn’t call for an ER visit. But antibiotic cream and band-aids won’t help everything. Mental health illnesses like depression are often attributed to a bad patch, temporary stress at …

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Breaking the Silence of Depression

Depression is ranked as one of the most disabling diseases in the world. In the U.S. alone, major depressive disorder (MDD) affects more than 16 million adults. With treatment, around 70% of those with clinical depression can improve, often in a matter of weeks. Despite this, about two-thirds of those with depression never seek treatment. Without …

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World Alzheimer’s Month

September is World Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, and for the 5 million Americans living with this disease, the time is now to break the stigma and misinformation. By 2050, the cases of Alzheimer’s are projected to increase to 14 million. There is no time to waste. This September, join with those who have Alzheimer’s or are impacted …

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Diversity in San Antonio: COVID-19 Clinical Trials

Check out this interview of Dr. Sherwyn Schwartz at Endeavor Clinical Trials regarding our mission to unite against COVID-19 in the San Antonio area. At Endeavor Clinical Trials, we’re committed to ensuring those who participate in a clinical trial are as diverse as the community that needs medical treatments, medications, or benefits from the advancement …

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