Skip to main content

Insights & Resources

From the labs to medicine cabinets, our work in research can help improve lives & healthcare. Browse through Resources & Stories that show our Impact.

Coronary ThrombosisHealth
June 19, 2024

What to Know About a Coronary Thrombosis

Introduction Whenever healthcare professionals discuss heart health, coronary thrombosis is often a highlighted medical condition. But what does it mean? Simply put, this is a condition that causes blood clots…
Ann Arbor Art Fair 2024Health
June 12, 2024

Celebrating Creativity & Community Health: Ann Arbor Art Fair 2024

Revival Research Institute is gearing up once again to make a significant impact at the prestigious Ann Arbor Art Fair 2024. As a beacon of health and wellness, we are…
Can Kidney Failure Cause Heart FailureHealth
June 11, 2024

Can Kidney Failure Cause Heart Failure?

In the human body, each organ plays a vital role in an intricate system, with the heart and kidneys especially dependent on each other. A common question is, "Can kidney…
Lupus Circular RashHealth
May 28, 2024

The Lupus Circular Rash and its Surprising Link to ASCVD

Imagine waking up one morning to discover a vivid, circular rash spread across cheeks and nose, resembling the graceful wings of a butterfly. This distinctive pattern, known as the lupus…
Is Lupus ContagiousHealth
May 27, 2024

Is Lupus Contagious? Strategies for Identification and Prevention

Introduction Lupus is not transmissible from one person to another, not even through intimate contact or sexual activity. Researchers believe this autoimmune condition arises from a blend of genetic predisposition…
Is AFib HereditaryHealth
May 27, 2024

Is AFib Hereditary? Exploring the Hereditary Aspects of Atrial Fibrillation

Introduction Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) manifests as the most prevalent form of heart arrhythmias characterized by irregular beats in the upper chamber (the atria). This leads to impaired blood flow throughout…
Lupus Awareness Month 2024Health
May 24, 2024

Lupus Awareness Month 2024: Let’s Make Lupus Visible Together

Lupus is often referred to as an invisible illness because it is not always apparent or recognizable to others. This May, recognized as Lupus Awareness Month 2024, is an important…
Hypertension Awareness MonthHealth
May 21, 2024

Embracing Hypertension Awareness Month

May is Hypertension Awareness Month, a time to celebrate healthy hearts and shed light on a sneaky villain, high blood pressure, also known as hypertension. Don't let the medical jargon…
Alopecia Areata Self-CareDermatology
May 16, 2024

Bid Farewell to Hair Fall: Practicing Self-Care with Alopecia Areata

 Introduction Alopecia areata presents itself in different forms, sometimes ranging from receding hairlines creeping away from the forehead to sudden emergence of bald patches, as well as strands that…
End Stage Congestive Heart Failure and Kidney FailureHealth
May 15, 2024

End-stage Congestive Heart Failure And Kidney Failure: Understanding The Link

The human body is a complicated network of interconnected organs. Each organ fulfills a specialized function crucial for one’s overall health. However, these organs function interdependently. A decline in the…
Hives VS EczemaDermatology
May 14, 2024

Scratching the Surface: Difference Between Hives vs Eczema

Introduction Eczema and hives both are skin conditions. At first glance, eczema and hives look like same because both condition’s symptoms are red and itchy skin—which may seem confusing to…
Girl Coughing Due To Bronchitis ContagiousDermatology
May 1, 2024

How Long Is Bronchitis Contagious?

Bronchitis can leave an individual feeling achy, breathless, and wondering, “Can someone catch this from me?” It is a common concern, especially considering how easily respiratory infections can spread amongst…
Chronic Spontaneous UrticariaDermatology
April 24, 2024

Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria: Managing Frustrating & Unpredictable Hives

Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU) markedly affects individuals with its unpredictable hives and intense itching, characterized by the frequent or intermittent appearance of wheals and subdermal swelling. Often paired with angioedema…
Dermatitis Herpetiformis vs EczemaDermatology
April 23, 2024

Dermatitis Herpetiformis vs Eczema: Deciphering the Itch Dilemma

Skin conditions can often present similar symptoms, making it challenging to differentiate between them. Dermatitis herpetiformis and eczema are two such dermatological conditions that can cause itching, discomfort, and confusion…
Is Vitiligo Considered a DisabilityDermatology
March 12, 2024

Is Vitiligo Considered a Disability?

Living with vitiligo is a normal experience, yet it does have a considerable impact on the lives of many individuals and their confidence to carry out everyday activities.
Vitiligo and DiabetesDermatology
March 8, 2024

Vitiligo and Diabetes: Understanding the Connection

Novi, Michigan - 26th February 2024 — Revival Research Institute is pleased to announce its highly anticipated event of the year, “All-Hands Meeting, Session I, 2024”, scheduled to take place…
Eczema Quiz: Do I have Eczema? Check Your SymptomsHealth
February 26, 2024

Eczema Quiz: Do I have Eczema? Check Your Symptoms & Find Possible Treatment

Introduction Eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, is a very common skin condition marked by inflammation, redness, and itchiness. Approximately 31.6 million individuals in the United States, constituting 10.1% of…
understanding COPD and Congestive Heart FailureHealth
February 21, 2024

Understanding the Complex Interplay between COPD & Congestive Heart Failure

The healthy functioning of the lungs and the heart syncing in just the right rhythm are the two essential components of life. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is one of the…
Celiac Disease and VitiligoDermatology
February 20, 2024

Celiac Disease and Vitiligo: Is There a Connection?

Introduction Vitiligo is a condition marked by the uneven loss of skin pigmentation. There can be various aspects that may potentially contribute to the exacerbation of symptoms. Therefore, considering those…
Is Vitiligo Hereditary Or GeneticDermatology
February 13, 2024

Is Vitiligo Hereditary or Genetic?

The question of whether is vitiligo hereditary or  genetic remains a thought-provoking mystery. This condition involves the loss of pigment in certain areas, resulting in white patches on the skin.…
Enterovirus Rash in children with fluDermatology
February 9, 2024

Enterovirus Rash in Children: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Key Facts About Enteroviruses in Children Enteroviruses are extremely common. The viruses mostly cause diseases in infants, children, and adolescents. Most people have already been exposed to numerous enteroviruses and…
protect yourself from human rhinovirus/enterovirusHealth
February 6, 2024

Decoding Human Rhinovirus/Enterovius: Unveiling Intricacies

Human Rhinovirus/Enterovirus is the leading cause of the common cold. In the United States, children experience an average of two rhinovirus infections per year, while adults have one. Most rhinovirus…
Rhino EnterovirusHealth
January 30, 2024

Rhino Enterovirus: An Unspoken Reality

Introduction In the vast world of viruses, there is one microscopic player that often lurks in the shadows and poses a significant impact on human health. It is termed as…
Understanding Psoriasis VulgarisDermatology
January 24, 2024

Psoriasis Vulgaris: Symptoms, Triggers and Treatment Options

Psoriasis vulgaris, as the name implies, is the most prevalent form of psoriasis. The term “vulgaris” originates from Latin, meaning common. It manifests as scaly, inflammatory patches throughout the body.…
Dermatology
January 24, 2024

Intrinsic Eczema: Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Introduction Intrinsic eczema lacks widespread recognition because of its comparatively more recognized counterpart, extrinsic eczema. It is also known as non-allergic eczema. While extrinsic eczema is associated with allergies, this…
Is Diabetes a Disability?Health
January 4, 2024

Is Diabetes a Disability? Navigating the Complex Connection

Diabetes as a Disability Diabetes, a chronic medical condition characterized by increased blood sugar levels, has emerged as an important health issue for people worldwide. It is an incurable autoimmune…
eyelid psoriasisDermatology
December 26, 2023

Eyelid Psoriasis: Know the Causes, Risk Factors, & Management

What do you need to know about psoriasis on eyelids? Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune disease that causes the rapid buildup of skin cells, resulting in the formation of thick,…
systolic vs diastolic heart failureHealth
December 14, 2023

Systolic vs Diastolic Heart Failure: Paradigms to Heart Health

Introduction The heart is one of the most powerful organs that is involved in pumping blood around the entire body. Through this circulation of blood, the heart ensures that all…
Eczema Coxsackium: Causes, Symptoms and TreatmentDermatology
December 5, 2023

Eczema Coxsackium: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Introduction Eczema affects millions of individuals worldwide and is a common skin condition that leads to inflammation and symptoms like dryness, rashes, and scaly patches. Eczema comes in many different…
Recruiting into research - Successful StrategiesHealth
December 4, 2023

STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESSFUL RECRUITING INTO RESEARCH

INTRODUCTION Recruiting into research is one of the biggest challenges for clinical research organizations. It has the potential to hurdle clinical research, resulting in the potential loss of business for…
CAN YOU GET BRONCHITIS FROM ALLERGIES?Health
November 30, 2023

CAN YOU GET BRONCHITIS FROM ALLERGIES?

Understanding Bronchitis The term bronchitis, when broken down, means inflammation of the bronchial tubes. Bronchial tubes are respiratory passages that allow air in and out of the lungs. Bronchitis presents…
What are the 3 Main Good Clinical Practice GCP Principles?Health
November 28, 2023

What are the 3 Main Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Principles?

Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Clinical trials are one of the most important parts of medical research especially when developing new therapies and drugs. It ensures that the safety…
Bronchitis vs. COVID: What's the Difference?Health
November 27, 2023

Understanding Bronchitis vs. COVID: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

Introduction When it comes to respiratory illnesses, bronchitis and COVID-19 stand out as significant challenges. Both are respiratory disorders that can cause coughing, difficulty breathing, and other respiratory symptoms. While…
postpartum food allergiesDermatology
November 24, 2023

COMBATTING POSTPARTUM FOOD ALLERGIES

Introduction to Postpartum & Postpartum Food Allergies The postpartum period refers to the time after childbirth which usually lasts for 6 weeks or more. It is also called the postnatal…
obesity is the main cause of diabetes mellitus in the united statesHealth
November 24, 2023

Obesity: The Main Cause of Diabetes Mellitus in the United States… Or is it?

Obesity is the Main Cause of Diabetes Mellitus - Introduction Obesity is a major risk factor leading to diabetes mellitus, as suggested by research. While obesity may play its part…
erythema annulare centrifugum - EAC rash on skinDermatology
November 15, 2023

What is Erythema Annulare Centrifugum?

Introduction Erythema Annulare Centrifugum (EAC) is a chronic skin disorder that manifests as circular lesions that are grouped in clusters. It is thought to be a hypersensitivity reaction to various…
Diabetes Awareness Month 2023 Raising Voices, Breaking StigmaHealth
November 14, 2023

Diabetes Awareness Month 2023: Raising Voices, Breaking Stigma

INTRODUCTION: DIABETES AWARENESS MONTH 2023 In the month of November, Revival Research Institute along with the medical fraternity would like to highlight the importance of diabetes as an emerging global…
athlete's foot vs eczemaDermatology
November 13, 2023

Athlete’s Foot Vs. Eczema: Understanding the Key Differences

Introduction Athlete's foot vs eczema are two conditions that can affect the feet and cause discomfort. It is effortless to confuse an athlete’s feet with eczema owing to their overlapping…
pityriasis rosea foods to avoidDermatology
November 8, 2023

Pityriasis Rosea Foods to Avoid: What to Skip for Skin Health

Pityriasis Rosea Foods to Avoid Pityriasis rosea, a relatively common and benign skin condition, presents a unique and often confusing rash that captures the attention of both those who experience…
psoriasiform dermatitisDermatology
November 7, 2023

Psoriasiform Dermatitis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment Approaches

Overview Psoriasiform dermatitis is a dermatological disorder that causes skin irritation and the production of scaly, red plaques similar to psoriasis. While it shares similarities with psoriasis, it covers a…
can an infection cause high blood pressure?Health
November 2, 2023

Can An Infection Cause High Blood Pressure?

Overview Can An Infection Cause High Blood Pressure? High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a medical condition where the force of the blood against the walls of the arteries is…
Intricate Relationship between Dehydration and Blood PressureHealth
October 31, 2023

Understanding the Intricate Relationship between Dehydration and Blood Pressure

Introduction to Dehydration and Blood Pressure Our body is 60% water, and it loses some amount throughout the day through sweat, urine, and regular functions like breathing. To maintain the…
can COVID-19 cause high blood pressureHealth
October 25, 2023

Can COVID-19 Cause High Blood Pressure?

Yes! According to the American Heart Association, COVID-19 is associated with the development of high blood pressure. Introduction COVID-19 is known to affect approximately 260 million people worldwide. You might…
Is Falling Asleep After Eating Sugar A Sign Of Diabetes?Health
October 20, 2023

Is Falling Asleep After Eating Sugar A Sign Of Diabetes?

Introduction The simple answer to the question “Is Falling Asleep After Eating Sugar A Sign Of Diabetes?” is that falling asleep after eating carbohydrate-rich foods and refined sugars is not…
Clinical Trials RegulationsHealth
October 18, 2023

Research Essentials: GCP vs GMP vs GLP Clinical Trials Regulations

Introduction to Clinical Trial Regulations The quality of data and goods must be of the highest standard in clinical research, which renders the need for Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) regulations,…
national eczema awareness monthDermatology
October 17, 2023

Eczema Unveiled: Your Guide to National Eczema Awareness Month

Introduction Eczema is a highly prevalent dermatological condition that is yet to be fully understood by the medical fraternity. One of the primary reasons for observing this month is to…
national healthy lung monthHealth
October 13, 2023

National Healthy Lung Month: What is it all about?

Introduction Our lungs are organs of the body that are constantly working day and night. We often take them for granted and do not pay much heed to their health…
Increasing Diversity in Clinical Trials Challenges and StrategiesHealth
October 12, 2023

Increasing Diversity in Clinical Trials: Challenges and Strategies

Before moving into Challenges and Strategies for Increasing Diversity in Clinical Trials, let's talk, What does the term Diversity mean? Diversity is a multifaceted concept that encompasses the presence and…
allergic bronchitisHealth
October 4, 2023

Allergic Bronchitis: Symptoms, Treatment and Essential Insights

What is Allergic Bronchitis? Bronchitis refers to the inflammation of the bronchial tubes responsible for carrying air to and from the lungs. It is either caused by a virus or…
World Heart Day 2023Health
September 29, 2023

World Heart Day 2023 & The Remarkable Advances In Cardiovascular Research

Overview The human heart, an astonishing organ, is a symbol of life, love, and vitality. It is also a vital pump that propels blood throughout our bodies, supplying the oxygen…
Hidradenitis Suppurativa Stage 1Dermatology
September 28, 2023

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Stage 1 and Effective Management Strategies

Overview Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) is a chronic skin condition that causes lesions, which are painful nodules, 'boil-like' lumps, or abscesses. These abscesses are not only painful, but they can also…
national atrial fibrillation awareness monthHealth
September 25, 2023

Beating AFib: National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month

Introduction to Afib Awareness Month Atrial fibrillation is the most common type of arrhythmia that people seek treatment for at hospitals or healthcare facilities. It causes more than 350,000 hospitalizations…
Rosacea vs Eczema How to Tell the Difference?Dermatology
September 22, 2023

Rosacea vs Eczema: How to Tell the Difference

Rosacea vs Eczema - Introduction Rosacea and eczema are some of the most common dermatological conditions. While rosacea can affect 16 million Americans, 31.6 million (10.1%) of the U.S. population…
World Alzheimer’s Day 2023Health
September 21, 2023

World Alzheimer’s Day 2023: Navigating Memory’s Maze

Overview World Alzheimer’s Day, celebrated on 21st September every year, is a day to create awareness and support people with Alzheimer’s disease. It is a global opportunity given to many…
understand flexural eczema, its symptoms, causes and its treatmentsDermatology
September 19, 2023

Flexural eczema: Symptoms, Causes and Treatments

Introduction Flexural eczema is a common manifestation of eczema or atopic dermatitis. It is common in childhood and usually heals as the child grows old. However, if adults develop this…
prurigo nodularis symptoms picturesDermatology
September 15, 2023

What is Prurigo Nodularis (PN)? Signs, Causes & Management of PN

Introduction Prurigo Nodularis (PN) is a chronic skin condition characterized by itchy, raised, and frequently excoriated (scratched) nodules on the skin. These nodules are typically firm and dome-shaped, with diameters…
Saddle Pulmonary Embolism and Paradoxical Embolism Triggering Asthma ExacerbationHealth
September 12, 2023

Saddle Pulmonary Embolism and Paradoxical Embolism Triggering Asthma Exacerbation

What is Saddle Pulmonary Embolism and Paradoxical Embolism? Asthma is a common respiratory condition, which causes the narrowing of airways that leads to breathing difficulties. There are numerous triggering factors…
cerebral embolism and cerebral thrombosisHealth
September 7, 2023

Understanding Cerebral Embolism and Cerebral Thrombosis: Link with Hypertension

Introduction Strokes are the second leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide in neurological disorders. Among the various types of strokes, embolic strokes, cerebral thrombosis, and cerebral embolism are major…
Dermatology
September 1, 2023

Eczema vs. Scabies: How to Tell These Common Skin Conditions Apart

What is Eczema? Eczema is a non-contagious, inflammatory skin condition. The exact cause of eczema flares is unclear. Thus, a multitude of factors are held accountable. In individuals with eczema,…
can high cholesterol cause headaches?Health
August 28, 2023

Can High Cholesterol Cause Headaches?

Can high cholesterol cause headaches? No, high cholesterol is not directly linked to causing headaches. However, high cholesterol can contribute to other health issues that might indirectly lead to headaches,…
cryptogenic stroke and underlying atrial fibrillationHealth
August 22, 2023

Cryptogenic Stroke and Underlying Atrial Fibrillation

What is Cryptogenic Stroke? A cryptogenic stroke is a type of stroke that is mysterious, to say the least. It is a type of cerebral ischemia the cause of which…
identifying the signs of high cholesterol on faceHealth
August 21, 2023

Identifying the Signs of High Cholesterol on Face

What is High Cholesterol? High cholesterol or hypercholesterolemia refers to the extra deposits of fats in the blood. It is mainly caused by poor dietary habits, a sedentary lifestyle, or…
subcutaneous nodulesDermatology
August 17, 2023

Subcutaneous Nodules: A Brief Overview

What is Subcutaneous Nodules? A nodule is an abnormal tissue growth. Subcutaneous nodules can form just beneath the skin. They can also form in deeper skin layers or internal organs.…
symptoms of follicular eczemaDermatology
August 7, 2023

Follicular Eczema: Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

What Is Follicular Eczema? Follicular eczema is a common skin condition or type of eczema that affects the hair follicles. This condition resembles atopic dermatitis (atopic eczema) in its symptoms…
Postpartum Rash, Its Causes, Duration, and SolutionsDermatology
August 3, 2023

Postpartum Rash: Causes, Duration, and Solutions

Introduction If you notice rapidly appearing and vanishing red or skin-colored bumps, it is improbable that they are ordinary insect bites. These bumps might be hives, medically termed urticaria, and…
Maculopapular Rash, its Causes, Appearance, and TreatmentDermatology
July 6, 2023

What is a Maculopapular Rash?

What is a Maculopapular Rash? A maculopapular rash is characterized by a combination of flat, discolored areas of the skin known as macules and small raised bumps called papules. These…
Causes and Treatments of Blanching RashDermatology
June 26, 2023

Blanching Rash: Causes and Treatments in Adults and Children

Introduction A rash is defined as a change in the appearance of the skin, which can include changes in texture (e.g., rough or smooth) and color. Itchy, warm, dry, cracked,…
rash on anklesDermatology
June 20, 2023

Rash on Ankles or Itchy Ankles: Causes, symptoms and Treatments

Ankle Rash - Introduction Itchy ankles or ankle rash is a common dermatological issue, often prevalent in summer. Caused by parasites, it leads to symptoms like itching and rash, potentially…
sclerodactylyDermatology
June 16, 2023

Sclerodactyly Decoded: Skin Tightening and Advanced Treatments

What Is The Difference Between Sclerodactyly And Scleroderma? Scleroderma, also known as systemic sclerosis, is a chronic autoimmune condition that affects the skin, connective tissues, and multiple organs. It is…
Revival At WCG MAGI Clinical Research Conference - 2023 EastHealth
May 26, 2023

Revival at WCG MAGI Clinical Research Conference – 2023 East

Introduction Revival Research Institute is excited to have been invited to WCG MAGI Clinical Research Conference - 2023 East. It was an achievement for us and reiterated Revival Research Institute’s…
hidradenitis-suppurativa death rate and life expectancyDermatology
May 25, 2023

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Death Rate And Life Expectancy

Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS): Overview Ever experienced life-threatening acne-like painful boils underneath the skin in the hair roots or near some of the body's sweat glands? Hidradenitis suppurativa is a rare…
subacute cutaneous lupusDermatology
May 22, 2023

Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus: Overcoming the Struggle

Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus vs Other Subtypes: Overview Systemic lupus erythematosus is the most common form of lupus disease. It is a chronic autoimmune disease affecting the skin and various…
lupus awareness month 2023Dermatology
May 16, 2023

Lupus Awareness Month: Make Lupus Visible

Lupus Awareness Month 2023 May is Lupus Awareness Month, an important time that helps raise awareness, fund research, and support those living with lupus. It is represented by the coloar…
international clinical trials dayHealth
May 15, 2023

International Clinical Trials Day 2023: Celebrating Milestones in Research

International Clinical Trials Day 2023: Commemorating Innovation in Research As we mark International Clinical Trials Day 2023, we celebrate not only a history steeped in clinical research but also a…
hidradenitis suppurativa dietDermatology
May 10, 2023

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Diet: A Step By Step Guide To Feel Better

Introduction: Hidradenitis Suppurativa Diet - A nutritious diet is undeniably an important component of a healthy diet. Knowing this makes people with hidradenitis suppurativa (HS), an inflammatory skin condition characterized…
rosacea fulminansDermatology
May 8, 2023

Rosacea Fulminans: An Uncommon Presentation of Rosacea

Introduction Rosacea fulminans, also known as pyoderma faciale, is a severe and uncommon form of rosacea that primarily affects women in their early 20s to 30s. It is characterized by…
COPD flare ups symptomsHealth
May 5, 2023

COPD Flare Ups: Symptoms, Causes, Treatments, and Preventions

Introduction Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is now among the top 3 causes of death worldwide. It is a progressive narrowing of the airway lining due to inflammation. It makes…
urticarial vasculitisDermatology
April 19, 2023

Urticarial Vasculitis: Understanding the Symptoms and Treatments

Introduction Urticarial vasculitis is a rare skin condition with raised red patches and hives. These hives can last several weeks or months and can affect both men and women. It…
phymatous rosacea and rhinophymaDermatology
April 14, 2023

Phymatous Rosacea Treatment Options: What Works and What Doesn’t

Introduction Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that affects the facial skin of individuals any time after they hit the age of 30 years. Although the condition affects all…
is eczema an autoimmune diseaseDermatology
April 11, 2023

Is Eczema An Autoimmune Disease or Something Else?

Overview Eczema or atopic dermatitis is an umbrella term for various inflammatory skin conditions that affect around 10 percent of individuals worldwide. The targeted age group for eczema is early…
atherosclerosis vs arteriosclerosisHealth
April 4, 2023

Atherosclerosis vs Arteriosclerosis: Signs and Treatments

Introduction Arteries are specialized vessels in the body that carry oxygenated blood away from the heart to vital organs. In atherosclerosis, the arteries begin to narrow because of a buildup…
decentralized clinical trialsHealth
March 29, 2023

Decentralized Clinical Trials: The Way Forward

Introduction Traditionally, clinical trial activity occurs in person at designated research locations referred to as study sites. Study activities are conducted on-site and in person by a physician called a…
breast eczema treatmentDermatology
March 28, 2023

Breast Eczema: A Common Cause for Itchy Breasts

Breast Eczema: Symptoms, Causes, and Best Treatment Breast Eczema - A rash on the breasts can be frightening and unpleasant. However, itchy breasts are frequently the result of eczema or…
seborrheic dermatitis vs psoriasisDermatology
March 27, 2023

Seborrheic Dermatitis vs Psoriasis: What’s the Difference?

Introduction What is your understanding of Seborrheic Dermatitis vs Psoriasis? Have you ever had either of the two skin conditions? If you have, you must agree with the classic hallmarks…
discoid lupus rashDermatology
March 21, 2023

Insights into Discoid Lupus Rash: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment

Introduction Lupus is an autoimmune condition mainly affecting the joints, kidneys, heart, lungs, and brain cells. It is a stubborn condition that is difficult to diagnose as its symptoms often…
clinical trial research ethicsFor ParticipantsHealth
March 1, 2023

Clinical Research Trial Ethics: Exploring Ethics in Clinical Research

What is Clinical Research? The National Institutes of Health (NIH) defines clinical research as a comprehensive study that tests the safety and efficacy of new treatments and therapies. Clinical research…
phase 4 clinical trialsHealth
February 23, 2023

Phase 4 Clinical Trials: Understanding Phases of Clinical Research

Introduction Clinical trials test new methods of diagnosing, treating or preventing health problems. The goal of these processes is to determine whether a treatment option is both safe and effective.…
spongiotic dermatitisDermatology
February 21, 2023

Spongiotic Dermatitis: Symptoms, What Causes It and How to Treat It?

Introduction: Spongiotic dermatitis is a type of inflammatory skin condition that causes a buildup of fluid beneath the skin. The extra fluid causes swelling between the skin's cells. It is…
topical calcineurin inhibitors and treating atopic dermatitisDermatology
January 30, 2023

Topical Calcineurin Inhibitors & Treating Atopic Dermatitis

Introduction: Atopic dermatitis is a skin condition characterized by inflamed, itchy, cracked, and rough patches of skin. Clinical atopic dermatitis presents itself with skin dryness, erythema, oozing and crusting, and…
nummular eczemaDermatology
January 24, 2023

Nummular Eczema: Is It As Scary As It Sounds?

Introduction Ever had red, circular patches on your arms, hands, or legs? And do they itch as well? This could be a flare-up of nummular eczema (NE), a type of…
pressure urticariaDermatology
January 17, 2023

Pressure Urticaria: An Uncommon Condition

Introduction Pressure urticaria is a form of chronic inducible urticaria characterized by the development of deep swellings at pressure points on the skin. It is also called delayed-pressure urticaria or…
benefits of clinical researchHealth
January 9, 2023

Benefits of Clinical Research & The Importance of Clinical Trials

Introduction Clinical trials are an important component of medical research and the foundation of all medical advances. The potential benefits of clinical research are numerous. This ranges from gaining access…
exercise induced urticariaDermatology
December 23, 2022

What Happens When You Have Exercise-induced Urticaria?

Introduction At the gym, you might hear about an athlete who is "allergic to their own sweat." Most likely, it is not perspiration causing the rash, but rather the body's…
stress rash treatmentDermatology
December 19, 2022

Stress Rash: How Stressful Is It?

Overview: Stress is one of the leading causes of many underlying medical conditions. Excessive stress, when left unattended puts one under severe physical and mental health issues that reflect in…
urticaria multiformeDermatology
December 16, 2022

Urticaria Multiforme: A Benign Rash

Overview: Urticaria is a common skin condition that is also popular as Hives. It commonly presents as pruritic, raised, erythematous plaques, with pallor and lesions of varying size and shapes.…
national healthy skin monthHealth
November 15, 2022

National Healthy Skin Month: Time to Outshine

Overview: November is celebrated as National Healthy Skin Month. The premise of celebrating this month is to create awareness, educate and help people understand the importance of healthy skin. Your…
scleroderma and life expectancyDermatology
November 8, 2022

Scleroderma And Life Expectancy: All You Need To Know

Overview: Scleroderma life expectancy - Systemic sclerosis usually referred to as scleroderma, is a collection of uncommon disorders that cause the skin to tighten and stiffen. Scleroderma is frequently labeled…
hipaa’s protections for health information used for research purposesHealth
October 31, 2022

HIPAA’S PROTECTIONS FOR HEALTH INFORMATION USED FOR RESEARCH PURPOSES

Overview: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act were enacted in 1996 to ensure patient's safety and welfare. It is a law created to ensure the protection of patients' health information…
ethical issues In clinical trialsHealth
October 11, 2022

Dissecting Ethical Issues In Clinical Trials

Overview - Ethical Issues in Clinical Trials: Ethical Issues In Clinical Trials - With the advancement in science and technology, research has reached new heights, revealing things that are beneficial…
postpartum hivesDermatology
October 10, 2022

Postpartum Hives: Symptoms, Causes and Treatments That Work

Introduction: New mothers are so preoccupied with taking care of their infants that they often neglect their own needs. Unfortunately, the hormonal changes that occur after giving birth make it…
Close Menu