How To Work Well With A CRO

Having access to the resources a full-service clinical research organization can put at your disposal can be a game-changer. Companies that are testing drugs, medical devices, techniques, and products all frequently contract with a clinical research organization. It's important, however, to understand this entails more than signing a contract and leaving it up to the CRO's team. Take a look at how you can maximize your investment by doing a few small things. Read More 

Treating Your Chronic Back Pain

Chronic or acute back pain can be a substantial source of disruption and pain for patients. Unfortunately, effectively managing this condition can be elusive for many patients. However, there are several ways that patients can improve their ability to address their back pain issues. Appreciate The Range Of Causes For Back Pain There can be many potential causes for individuals to experience chronic back pain. Some people may assume that chronic back pain is simply a byproduct of aging. Read More 

A Few Things To Know About Frostnip And Frostbite When You Have Diabetes

You may love winter and sports such as skiing or snowboarding, or you may hate everything about cold weather. Love it or hate it, winter presents potential danger for your feet in the form of frostbite. You're at a higher risk of frostbite when you have diabetes or another condition that impairs your circulation. Your feet may be at greater risk when you live in a warm climate and visit a cold climate on vacation if you don't understand how to protect your feet properly. Read More 

Narcolepsy: Does Your Teen Have A Sleep Disorder?

If your teen is always sleepy, even after taking multiple daily naps, they may have narcolepsy type 1 or narcolepsy type 2. Narcolepsy in general is a disorder that causes excessive sleepiness, muscle problems, and other symptoms. The condition can cause various symptoms, depending on the type you have. Learn more about narcolepsy and how to help your teen treat it below. What Exactly Is Narcolepsy? Narcolepsy generally affects young people between the ages of 7 and 25. Read More 

What To Do When A Family Member Has A Drug Problem

When you have a family member who has a drug problem it is important that you know how to assist them in getting treatment. That can be a scary process and one that can also be confusing. Because of the complexity involved in finding help for your family member, this article will spell out some of the most important things you will want to do in clear steps. The information here is designed to make dealing with a serious problem a bit easier. Read More