In the Fight of Their Lives: A Caregiver Perspective on Participating in a Clinical Trial

Our guest post today originally appeared on Anne Moore Sabato’s’ blog. She and her husband Mike have been married barely over a year and they are in the battle of their lives.  From the “About Me” page of her blog, Anne writes “We were married in November of 2014. Unfortunately, he has cancer, and not … Read more>>

Lori-Ann’s Story: 5 Tips for Dealing with Psoriatic Arthritis #psoriaticarthritis

Discover Lori-Ann’s 5 tips for living with psoriatic arthritis and the benefits of becoming a mentor to others living with the condition.

Mark and Sarah’s Story: How a Brain Hemorrhage and Breast Cancer Improved their lives

Mark and Sarah jive their way down Route 66, chasing their bucket list after overcoming a brain hemorrhage, coma, breast cancer and chemo. Mark tells their story in this uplifting guest blog post.

Top 5 Ways Social Media Puts the “Power” in “#empoweredpatients” #SMDay #SocialMediaDay2015

Today the world is celebrating Social Media Day. The event was first started by Mashable in 2010 as a way to recognize and embrace the role social media has played in bringing people together from around the world, connecting us to one another in a way mankind has never known before. While some argue we have … Read more>>

Living the Chronic Life: Bloggers sharing stories of #chronicillness #COPD #lungcancer #heartdisease #obesity

Living the Chronic Life: A Web Compilation Every day people are living  their own version of a “day in the life”, coping with whatever chronic illness or condition they are facing. Some of these people chronicle their stories hoping to connect with others and share. Some to commiserate, some hoping to enlighten, and then there are … Read more>>

Google Hangout May 6th, 3PM ET- Participating in Research – Speaker Bios #CTAW

During Clinical Trials Awareness Week, May 4-8, 2015, we will be taking part in events to raise awareness about the need for volunteers. As part of this campaign, HealthiVibe will be hosting a Google Hangout on-air broadcast about participating in research tomorrow. Join us as we hear personal stories from two clinical trial participants, explore … Read more>>

One Year Later: A Retrospective

by Abbe Steel, CEO, HealthiVibe LLC Arlington, VA, May 4, 2015 — We’ve come a long way in a year. This April marks the one-year anniversary of HealthiVibe.  We set out to create a brand new kind of company, one dedicated to bringing the voice of patients, caregivers and advocacy groups to the clinical design process.   We’ve … Read more>>

Celebrating Clinical Trials Awareness Week with a Google Hangout and Tweet Chat #CTAW2015 #CTAW

Clinical Trials Awareness Week May 4-8, 2015 May 4-8, 2015 marks Clinical Trials Awareness Week, and we hope you’ll join us for a week of activities. We’re raising awareness about the need for volunteers by shining a national spotlight on the issue. An overwhelming number of clinical trials fail solely due to lack of volunteers. … Read more>>

Trisha’s Story: Life with #Gastroparesis and How She Found Her #PatientVoice

Through the Patient Lens: Trisha’s story of living with gastroparesis and how an advocacy group has connected her to others, giving her inspiration and hope. Trisha’s working hard to raise awareness for everyone living with this terrible disease. You can find Trisha on @bundytr5 Trisha’s Story My name is Trisha and I am sharing my … Read more>>

C.H.E.E.R. Campaign – Giving the Real Heroes the Recognition They Deserve!

Clinical Heroes Educated & Engaged in Research (CHEER) Campaign Researchers are making great strides in learning more about the diseases and conditions that can affect us all. Making breakthrough discoveries and developing cutting-edge therapies can only happen with the help of volunteers who step up to partner with scientists and participate in research studies. Every … Read more>>