Pediatric clinical trials are a form of medical research specifically for children.  Children have specific needs that simply cannot be tested as effectively on adults. Children are constantly changing and growing.  At each of the stage of growth, children may need different doses of medicine, different sizes of devices or different types of therapy.  An… Continue Reading »

Jean Brown Research is conducting a clinical research study to evaluate growth and safety of a low-lactose milk-based infant formula. Participants must be healthy, term infants, and if selected for the study will receive no cost infant formula, health care related to the study and compensation for time and travel. Basic qualifications are: <14 days… Continue Reading »

Polio is a virus that enters the body orally. it doesn’t always cause serious illness, but can cause paralysis. In 1916 a polio epidemic in the United States which killed 6,000 people and paralyzed 27,000. During the 1950’s there were over 25,000 cases of polio reported each year. In 1955, administration of the vaccine began. By… Continue Reading »