Research is not a dirty word

Research is not a dirty word!

The awareness of clinical trials is low, making it a taboo topic for a lot of people. Let’s face it, the unknown scares us! If you are a caregiver or someone who suffers from a chronic condition, a research study may be an option. At Clinical Site Partners, we understand the challenges, risks, and benefits …

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Take a deep breath: Asthma doesn’t have to interfere with personal relationships

Thinking about dating, relationships, and sex might be nerve-racking for everyone, but it can be especially challenging for those suffering from asthma. You see your date across the restaurant, feel your chest start to tighten, your breath is shortened and you consider walking out the door before you start wheezing. Reaching for your inhaler can …

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FIGHTING SMOKING AND COPD?

I accept it, I am addicted to cigarettes. I am constantly thinking about my next cigarette and the feeling I get every time I take a puff. Sometimes I even dream about it. Sure, I’ve been smoking for the past couple of years. What once was one cigarette every other party, turned into a couple …

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Asthma’s Impact on Activity Level

I had heard of asthma, but until my 9-year-old son, Brody, was diagnosed with it, I never thought twice about the condition. During our initial visit, my son’s pediatrician mentioned that nearly 10% of the children in the United States were asthmatic. With childhood obesity rates rising, I had to ask myself, was it possible …

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