Category Archives Clinical trials

Abstract ideas about equality, progress and human rights are interesting topics that frequently come up when talking about healthcare and more specifically - clinical trials. We have already shared quite a bit of our own perspective on them while discussing our mission and values. The ins and outs of a clinical trial are also a subject of discussion here on…

A clinical trial starts with an idea. Researchers in a lab notice something they haven’t anticipated, or think of something that could enhance the results they get that can also be applicable elsewhere. Or, doctors after years of experience with patients notice a pattern that has them thinking of how they can verify their observations. A drug they’ve been prescribing…

If you thought researchers were only interested in how our body responds to the substances they develop, you’re in for a surprise. Clinical trials don’t only test drugs. When it comes to dispelling myths, we’d like to specifically address this one. If you’ve searched for a clinical trial on FindMeCure or if you’ve just been involved in a conversation about…

Leaking is no laughing matter, is what World Continence Week 2018 reminds us with the “Laugh Without Leaking” campaign. Incontinence affects people of all ages and genders and it’s not a normal part of aging or motherhood - that’s what the Continence Foundation of Australia wants us to know as well as to keep in mind that there are a…

Searching for a clinical trial can feel overwhelming. Not only is the terminology so confusing at times, but knowing where to look can prove to be a challenge in and of itself. Unless your doctor recommended a clinical trial specifically fitting for you or has at least some knowledge of ongoing trials in your area, you’re probably left to search…

Clinical research studies are bringing us closer to finding a cure for Multiple sclerosis. This is the motto of 2018 World MS Day. Its agenda under the hashtag #bringinguscloser is very similar to FindMeCure’s mission - building a bridge between patients and the world of medical research. Naturally, we decided to take part in the campaign by spreading the knowledge…

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