Clinical Trials

Taking A You Centered Approach to Diabetes Management    Diabetes is a metabolic disease that is characterized by elevated blood glucose levels. The incidence of diabetes is widespread and the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) reports that 463 million people in the world are currently living with diabetes,...

The Rise of Colorectal Cancer and the Need for Screening Doug Dallmann was in his early thirties when he first noticed blood in his stool. “But, since it only happened occasionally and didn’t cause any pain, I didn’t give it much thought and never brought it up...

In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, here are coping skills to use when living with symptoms of major depressive disorder.  May is Mental Health Awareness Month, which is why we’re shining a light on one of the most prominent mental health disorders for individuals in...

Osteoarthritis, often referred to as OA, is the most common form of arthritis that impacts millions of people around the world. Osteoarthritis can affect any joint in the body, although it is most commonly found in the joints of the hands, spine, knees, and hips....

The American Cancer Society's newest guidelines recommend that colorectal cancer screenings begin at age 45. If you are around the age of 45 years old and your doctors advises that you should schedule a colorectal screening, you may feel overwhelmed and have some questions about...

As 2021 draws to a close, we at BTC of New Bedford want to reflect on the past year and wish our volunteers a very happy holiday! Clinical trials are an essential tool for the advancement of medical knowledge and patient care. Our dedicated team...

Did you know that October is National Depression and Mental Health Screening Month? Millions of people in the United States are impacted by mental illness every single year, and fortunately, the conversation surrounding mental illness is become more commonplace and less taboo. According to the National...