Jean Brown Research is proud to be participating in the clinical trial for an investigational Clostridium Difficile vaccine. In a press release from May 19, 2014, the following positive results were reported: “C. diff infection threatens the many people who frequently use antibiotics, as well as older hospitalized patients and residents in long-term healthcare facilities,”… Continue Reading »

What is a Clinical Trial? “Clinical trial” is the scientific term for a test or study of a drug or medical device in people. These tests are done to see if the product is safe and effective for people to use. Doctors and other health professionals run the tests according to strict rules set by… Continue Reading »

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death globally. Certain uncontrollable factors, like genetics, predispose an individual to experiencing a heart attack; however, you can control or treat most risk factors to reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease. What are the Risk Factors of Cardiovascular Disease? There are both controllable and uncontrollable factors that make… Continue Reading »