Date: April 28th, 2017
Pay It Forward: Volunteering for a Clinical Trial
Getting medical discoveries from the research lab to patients depends on clinical trials and the people who volunteer to participate in them. Volunteering in a trial may help society at large by bringing new treatments one step closer to patients, and could help a loved one if you have a genetic disease or condition. Volunteering may also give you access to a cutting-edge treatment and medical team that carefully monitors your health. But clinical trials can’t happen without volunteers, and 37% of trials don't enroll enough patients to move forward. Clinical trials need volunteers like you so watch this short film to find out more about why they are important, how to get involved, and what it means to participate.
Date: March 25th, 2016
This is a transcript of the #SafeMedsChat held on March 23, 2016.
Date: January 11th, 2016
Every day, millions of Americans turn to over-the-counter medications to treat their pain, colds, fevers, stomach upset, and more. But these same medications can cause harm if they aren't taken safely. These resources walk viewers through:
Three pocket films, a patient quiz, and links to other important resources are included.
Date: March 4th, 2015
Welcome to the press kit page for the Alliance for Aging Research's survey of 1,600 Americans ages 18 and over on how they experience and manage pain.
Date: August 12th, 2014
Get educated on safe medication storage so you can keep it up and away and out of sight of kids.