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What is a Parkinson’s clinical trial?

What is a Parkinson’s clinical trial?

Clinical trials test the safety and effectiveness of new treatments They are divided into phases Each with a particular purpose Phase one – test the safety of the treatment in healthy volunteers Phase two – then check if the treatment is effective in people with the condition Phase three – look at the treatment in […]

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Dr. Edwin Silverman talks about COPDGene and importance of clinical research participation

Dr. Edwin Silverman talks about COPDGene and importance of clinical research participation

COPD stands for “chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.” It’s a syndrome that includes emphysema, where the lung is destroyed and replaced by holes. It includes chronic bronchitis, where people have chronic cough and sputum production. And it includes small airway disease, where the small bronchial tubes get narrowed and damaged. So different COPD patients have different […]

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Clinical Types of Depression

Clinical Types of Depression

Hey guys! Welcome to this video on the types of depression. Five percent of the world’s population, that is reported, suffer from depression. Depression is incredibly difficult to bear and can feel dark and lonely. Not only does it cause emotional turmoil, but it also puts people at risk for heart disease. It is not […]

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Alzheimer’s drug development: What’s in the pipeline?

Alzheimer’s drug development: What’s in the pipeline?

ALZHEIMER’S ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. AND ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. AND MANY ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. AND MANY MILLIONS ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. AND MANY MILLIONS MORE ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. AND MANY MILLIONS MORE ARE ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. AND MANY MILLIONS MORE ARE AWAITING ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. AND MANY MILLIONS MORE ARE AWAITING NEW ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE…. AND MANY MILLIONS MORE ARE AWAITING NEW MEDICATIONS […]

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UI Health Diabetes Center & Endocrinology Clinic

UI Health Diabetes Center & Endocrinology Clinic

I was scared I got a little depressed started losing weight in addition to the 30 million Americans living with diabetes more than 80 million people are pre-diabetic or at risk it’s time for Chicagoans to be aware of the progression and learn how to prevent and manage diabetes having diabetes increases your risk for […]

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