Clinical Trials 101

    Medical research studies

    Clinical Trials 101
    Medical research studies are pertinent to helping scientists and doctors find medicine that works well for a variety of ailments and disorders. In clinical drug development, informed consent is crucial for success. Informed consent is so important that in the 9th revision of the American Psychological Association’s Ethical Code it has its own section, 8.02. If researchers plan on using children, defined as anyone younger than 18, in a study, they are legally required to obtain consent from their parent or guardian of the child.

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    Learn More About the Benefits of Going Through the DOT Drug and Alcohol Test Training Program

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    While both drug and alcohol abuse are serious issues within the United States, illicit drugs are particularly so. According to recent government studies, one out of every six workers has an issue with drugs. When employees use drugs, they tend to be absent from work more often than their drug-free counterparts. Data shows that they are actually absent 20 times more often.

    The DOT Drug and Alcohol Test Training Program

    According to Transportation.gov, these tests are administered to various employees in “safety-sensitive transportation” positions. These include jobs in trucking, mass transit, and other form of transportation industries, which includes aviation. Furthermore, the Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance provides a variety of important procedural information, which Continue Reading

    Choose Your Dentist Office Wisely and Let Your Smile Shine

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    Few things are as important, or as noticeable, as your smile. The dental office and the cosmetic dentist you choose to create or correct your cosmetic smile designs will determine everything. Be it the need for wisdom teeth removal, surgical implants or the need for entire cosmetic dentistry services, the dental office and cosmetic dentist you choose needs to meet your specific needs.

    Let?s take a look at some of the growing dental care services in a dental office: implants, for example. Although there are many options for replacing missing teeth, dental implants are the only one that gives you that secure feel and appearance of natural teeth. Many US dentists place impl Continue Reading

    Family and Group Therapy Services for a More Emotionally Stable World

    Individual counseling

    We human beings are social animals. We are not meant to exist as islands. But the problem with the so called advanced society in which we live is that it has completely failed us when it comes to educating ourselves and each other about how to properly communicate, how to interact with each other when there are things to address, and how to get through conflict resolution. Sure, there are individuals who are adept at these things, but for the most part, people are largely told to suck it up or get it together, when in fact, they have never properly been taught how to deal with the things that they are feeling. We are emotional creatures, and in order to truly understand how to move forward when there are issues at hand, we must learn how to handle those emotions and the emotions of those around us. Continue Reading

    Scalp Micropigmentation Could Be the Solution You’ve Been Searching For

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    How you wear your hair can say a lot about your personal style and preferences. Many people use their hair as a form of expression, showing the world a glimpse into their lives without ever saying a word. Some people love the routine and familiarity of maintaining the same hairstyle for years. Others like to change their look weekly. But the main idea behind it all is that they have that freedom of choice to decide just what they want to do.

    Not everyone has that choice however. Due to a wide range of issues, experiences, or conditions, there are many people who get to a point in their lives when they can no longer use the top of their head as a canvas for expression. But science, medicine, and technology have come quite far, and quite rapidly. These days, there have been methods de Continue Reading

    Showcase Your Scars or Cover Them Up, You Get to Choose

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    A lot of people put a lot of stock in appearance. While this leads to a multitude of emotional and self esteem issues, as the general public attempts to rise up to meet unrealistic beauty standards put in place by the media and society as a whole, one’s personal appearance can be tailored to their own personal preference in a healthy way. By working to separate personal style from those unrealistic standards, we can create and foster a world where everyone is happy and comfortable in their own skin. And the physical issues that one perceives about himself or herself will be up to them to decide what to do with, rather than feeling the pressure of the unfair expectations of society.

    Scars let you know you’ve lived

    This life is a beautiful one, full of possibility, ad Continue Reading

    Have You Received Training in How to Manage Anger in the Workplace?

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    How happy are you at your job? Do you go to bed Sunday night dreading Monday morning or are you excited at the start of every work week? For many Americans, the struggle to find a happy work-life balance can be a real challenge. The fact that so many workers are connected to their jobs by technology 24 hours a day and seven days a week means that the work-life balance can be a real challenge. From managing workplace stress ti avoiding workplace anger, the companies that help their employees find ways to achieve a healthy work-life balance find that they can retain their best talent and encourage those workers to be more productive when they are in the office.
    From training employees how to watch for Continue Reading

    Is your Excessive Sweating Due to a Medical Condition?

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    Are you the type of person that sweats at the smallest movement? Do you worry about exercising because of your excessive sweating? Are you continually checking your underarms to see if they smell? This problem is more common than you might think. In fact, the 8 million Americans with hyperhidrosis sweat four to five times as much as the average individual. You are not alone and these tips might help you control odor from excessive sweating.

    Upgrade to a prescription deodorant
    Many of the deodorants on the market are not made to control excessive sweating. You might find that you are putting regular deodorant on multiple times per day, only to still sweat through your shirts. Fortunately, there are prescription deodorants available for those with excessive sweating. Yo Continue Reading

    5 Tips for Finding the right ENT Doctor

    Facial surgery

    There are many reasons Americans seek out treatment from an ear nose and throat doctor. Commonly referred to as “ENT doctors” they can treat ear infections, provide sleep apnea treatment and pediatric tonsil removal. More than 29.4 million people in the United States have sought care from an ENT doctor for sinusitis. The acute form of the problem can last for about a month. Sufferers who develop chronic sinusitis can expect it to last years.There are many reasons Americans seek out treatment from an ear nose and throat doctor. Commonly referred to as “ENT doctors” they can treat ear infections, provide sleep apnea treatment and pediatric tonsil re Continue Reading

    What Ignoring Skin Protection Now Means for your Future

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    It is important to protect your skin from an early age. We all hear how important sunscreen is when we are younger. Yet, many of us choose to ignore this advice because we cannot imagine a time when we will experience skin aging and skin damage. Protecting your skin may be even more important than you think, as it affects the following health concerns.

    Increased aging of the skin

    No one looks forward to the added years on our skin. Skipping sunscreen and skin moisturizer can add years to the skin prematurely. In fact, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation, more than 90% of the visible changes commonly attributed to skin aging are caused by the sun. Additionally, many of these changes could have been prevented with a high SPF sunscreen. Once the damage is done to the skin, it is very hard, if at Continue Reading

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