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    Are clinical trials right for you and your family?

    We offer no-cost screenings before deciding if research is right for you and your family.  You may have questions, most people do.  We give you the time you need to make an informed decision about your health and if this is the right step. Meet with our highly qualified staff and board certified physicians to make the right decision for you.  Every individual choose research for a different reason...it's a personal choice.  

    Conveniently located in Middleburg Heights we are within 30 minutes from most Northeastern Ohio locations. We are committed to the safety and protection of all our study participants.

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  • Current Trial Enrolling

    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

    Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry; by repetitive behaviors aimed at reducing the associated anxiety; or by a combination of such obsessions and compulsions. Some symptoms include:

    • Recurrent thoughts/impulses
    • Anxiety or Stress
    • Worries about real life
    • Suppress or ignore your thoughts/impulses
    • Repetitive checking, counting, hand washing
    • Repeated behaviors are aimed at preventing stress
  • Childhood Depression Study 2014
    Enrolling Pediatric & Adolescent Depression Study
    Depression is the most common mental health problem in the US, and children are not immune. Depression is not a transient sad mood or irritability. When a child is depressed, these feelings are pervasive, lasting for weeks, months, or longer. Additionally, a depressed child demonstrates significant changes in behavior and ability to function, and may also show:
    • Low self-esteem or feeling worthless. They may say, “I’m bad. I’m stupid. No one likes me.”
    • Little interest in activities they previously enjoyed.
    • Changes in sleep, concentration and appetite.
    • Anger, Rage or they may say, “I’d be better off dead!” or “Wish I’d never been born!”

    Childhood is not entirely a carefree period, and many kids feel powerless or they have no control over their own lives, which can be frightening and frustrating day after day. So it is critical parents understand the signs and symptoms of childhood depression and the opportunities afforded to them.

    Click Here to Enroll. Learn more on our health topics page: Depression In Children.
  • Fibromyalgia Clinical Trial

    NEW Fibromyalgia Trial August 2014

    Fibromyalgia

    Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition identified by widespread pain in the muscles, ligaments and tendons, as well as fatigue and multiple tender points on the body. Often, just the slightest pressure causes pain. Although no one knows what causes fibromyalgia pain, many medical experts think that fibromyalgia could be related to a variety of different causes including sleep disturbances, abnormalities of the nervous system, stress, changes in muscle metabolism, or hormonal changes.  Some symptoms include:

    • Stiffness
    • Tenderness
    • Fatigue
    • Trouble sleeping
  • Depression Study – June 2014

    Adult Depression Study Currently Enrolling


    Is Depression just “all in your head?” The answer is yes, but physiologically rather than psychologically. Science has shown that the brain chemistry responsible for mood regulation, thinking, sleep, and behavior functions differently in people who suffer from Depression compared to those who don’t. The brain has illnesses that make people sick just like every other organ system, and Depression is one of those illnesses. Since Depression has a physiologic basis, it can be effectively treated with medication. However, not everyone responds to initial treatment, so we still need to develop novel treatment options.

    Learn about Depression
  • Chronic Idiopathic Constipation Study

    Now Enrolling
    Chronic Idiopathic Constipation

    At one time or another, most people have experienced constipation categorized by:

    • Bowel movements < 3 time a week
    • Hard stools, excess straining, and sense of incomplete evacuation in >25% of bowel motions
    • Abdominal pain, bloating or discomfort
    • In severe cases, a need may exist to use a finger to facilitate passage of stools

    It becomes Chronic Idiopathic Constipation when the symptoms are persistent (greater than 3 months), and the cause is unknown and not related to an underlying illness or medication.

    Sign Up Here

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