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Your stories

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"I’d advise anyone considering a clinical trial to be as open as you can.  The benefits can be huge "

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“ Throughout my clinical trial I was closely monitored. It was reassuring for us to get all that information. ”

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“ Clinical trials help us solve really big problems and have an incredible impact on our patient’s future. ”

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“We participated because at the end of the day, we don’t want any more kids getting type one diabetes. ”

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I think clinical trials and research are part of life in a modern practice.

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I’m hoping the results will change lives in my family for generations to come.

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What is a clinical trial

What is a clinical trial

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Why be part of a clinical trial

Why be part of a clinical trial

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How to be part of a clinical trial

How to be part of a clinical trial

Who to talk to and how to find a trial.


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