There are too many experimental cancer drugs in too many clinical trials, and not enough patients to test them on. Seeker Health helps drug developers differentiate and engage patients.
"Instead of raising money and awareness by setting up a nonprofit foundation, a more typical route, she opted to start a for-profit company to seek treatments, if not a cure."
"Now, I know I don’t have a medical degree to match my doctor’s. But, I do have a few other things going for me."
Better accuracy in identifying the genetic cause of a person’s disease provides a “clear and direct benefit to patients."
Training the immune system to cease fire on native tissues could improve outcomes for autoimmune patients, but clinical progress has been slow.
You can take steps to maximize your quality of life and minimize the challenges of living with a long-term illness. Use the following strategies to help you cope and regain control.
People used to keep medical conditions private, but “a tweet-length piece of information can be the difference between life and death,” says a doctor.