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10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease 

10 Early Signs of Alzheimer’s Disease 

Alzheimer’s Disease is devastating. An estimated 6.2 million Americans age 65 and older are living with Alzheimer’s dementia in 2021 …
Hawthorne Effect

Hawthorne Effect

The Hawthorne Effect is an interesting phenomenon where people alter their behavior due to the awareness of being observed. This …
What to Expect During Our Free Memory Screening 

What to Expect During Our Free Memory Screening 

*This assessment is only available at Jacksonville Center for Clinical Research* If you are experiencing memory loss, you are not …
Psoriasis: It's More Than Just the Skin

Psoriasis: It’s More Than Just the Skin

Psoriasis is a skin disease that can cause red, itchy patches on the skin. These patches are commonly found on …
Three Breakthrough FDA Approved Products

Three Breakthrough FDA Approved Products

Three breakthrough products were approved by the FDA at the beginning of June: Novo Nordisk’s Wegovy (semaglutide) for weight loss …
Does the Type of COVID-19 Vaccine Matter?

Does the Type of COVID-19 Vaccine Matter?

Yes, the latest indicator of this was released last week in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM). Novavax was …
Diabetes, COVID-19 | The Truth

Diabetes, COVID-19 | The Truth

You may have heard that people with diabetes are at a higher risk of contracting COVID-19. This is not the …
Lipoprotein a Lp(a)

5 Things to Know about Lp(a)

5 Things to Know about Lp(a) Lipoprotein(a), or Lp(a), is an independent risk factor for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. Cardiovascular disease …
Colonoscopy 101

Colonoscopy 101

What is a Colonoscopy? A colonoscopy is used to detect any changes in the large intestine and rectum. A long …
Clinical Trials | Don’t be Afraid, Be Informed

Clinical Trials | Don’t be Afraid, Be Informed

There are many reasons someone may think it’s scary to participate in a clinical trial. However, if you become more …
Research Participation Survey

The Research of Research

We asked, “What motivates you to participate in clinical trials?” With over 160 responses, the answer is clear. People who …
seaweed

How Seaweed is being used in Clinical Trials as a Therapy for Alzheimer’s 

Can a type of seaweed really be used to treat Alzheimer’s disease? Some scientists think so, and it’s even being …
Celiac Gluten

Gluten and Celiac Disease, What’s the Connection?

The questions that have many people puzzled are finally going to be answered: What is gluten and is it actually …
Vaccine

Why is there a New Flu Vaccine Every Year?

The flu is a respiratory infection caused by a group of viruses. Symptoms range from mild to severe and most …
image of h pylori bacteria

What are the Signs of H. Pylori?

What is H. pylori? H. pylori is short for helicobacter pylori, and it is a type of bacteria that grows …
Vaccine Terminology

Vaccine Terminology

Adjuvant- Adjuvant is an element used in some vaccines that helps build a stronger immune response in patients receiving the …
Throat EOE

Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE, EE)

Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) is a chronic, immune-mediated disorder. It occurs in approximately 1 in 10,000 people and affects people of …
Is Plantar Fibromatosis a Cause for Concern?

Is Plantar Fibromatosis a Cause for Concern?

  Plantar Fibromatosis, or Ledderhose disease, is a rare condition. It stems from a disease called plantar fibroma, where the …
GERD heartburn

The Effects of Long-Term GERD

At some point in our lives we have all experienced acid reflux. Maybe it was after eating something spicy, or …
Low Testosterone

The Prevalence of Low Testosterone Levels in Men

Low testosterone levels in men, or hypogonadism, may affect more men in the U.S. than you think. In fact, it …
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