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CRO’s Driving Research Forward

Despite the money needed for clinical trials, it is essential to get these studies done, said CRN’s Dr. Shao. “Too often these studies are cut back or cut out in favor of placing resources toward marketing efforts,” he said. “What some companies fail to realize is that these trials become the marketing.” – Read more […]

GLOBAL CLINICALS INC. Launches New Certification

Global Clinicals launch of STRONGSCIENCE brings a new standard in certification to the industry. Products can be reviewed for Safety & Efficacy or Scientifically Reviewed. Global Clinicals, a contract research organization (CRO) based in Los Angeles, has launched a new seal called STRONG SCIENCE. The founder says will help companies differentiate themselves based on the quality of […]

Time For Homeopathic Remedies To Prove That They Work?

Homeopathy has been around since the 1700s, but despite having devoted followers, there is no scientific evidence that it works. Soon, packages for homeopathic products might say just that. On Nov. 15, the Federal Trade Commission released an enforcement policy statement about labeling for over-the-counter homeopathic products. Homeopathic remedy treatments have increasingly been marketed in drug […]

CROs: Driving Research Forward – By Rebecca Wright in Nutraceuticals World

The uptick in business for CROs is a positive indication that dietary supplement and functional food companies are doing more research on their products. Research has been a big question mark for nutraceutical companies during the last decade for a variety of reasons—no financial incentives, no market protection, borrowing data is easier, etc. But finally, […]

How to get Retailers, Medical Practitioners, and Investors to Support your Supplement Product – By Global Clinicals Inc. CEO, Chris Baker

Everyone has seen infomercials and sponsored ads that defy credulity. Yet many consumers buy into these fictions, purchasing these supplement products. The companies that sell these bogus products initially see a huge surge in sales. But, over time, these sales collapse—and, often, so does the company—when consumers eventually realize that they’ve been duped. Every company […]

Cannabis Potent Potential – By Global Clinicals Inc. CEO, Chris Baker

As you likely know, marijuana and hemp—two names for strains of the cannabis plant—are now legal for recreational use in certain parts of the U.S. As of October 2015 that’s true in four states (high there, viagra generic online Colorado!) and the District of Columbia. It’s also available for purchase for medical purposes in 20 […]