International Angelman Day: Angelman Syndrome and New Hope for Treatment

International Angelman Day: Angelman Syndrome and New Hope for Treatment

Angelman Syndrome is a rare neuro-genetic condition, specifically in children that can cause developmental delays and challenges and/or affect nerve functioning. Because of the rare nature of the condition, until recently there haven’t been many treatment options available. However, with advancements in the fields of medicine and psychiatry, more research is being done in attempt …

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Mental Health and Valentine’s Day

Mental Health and Valentine’s Day

While Valentine’s Day can be a day filled with love and joy for some; it can also be a hard day for others. For those struggling with anxiety, depression, or other mental health concern; it can make things overwhelming, anxiety-provoking, or even daunting. There can be increased pressure to make things “perfect” for the one …

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Demystifying Clinical Trials

Demystifying Clinical Trials

Clinical research is a study to answer specific research questions about new drug treatments and is conducted in phases. Each phase has a different purpose in the trial’s course.