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How You Can Reap the Benefits of Stress

I hold a job and am getting a graduate degree. A few days ago, upon talking to my class instructor, I got overwhelmed by stress. How am I going to update my assignment under a new deadline? Do I need to get up early and do school work before going to my job? As questions and ideas were rushing through my mind, I decided to look up information about stress. A TED Talk came up in my online search, and it has changed my view on stress and its role in our lives. Although we all face str… [Read More]

Annual SCOPE Summit Spurs Enthusiasm for Clinical Research

Each year, the pharma and biotech industries' top thinkers migrate to Florida for the annual Summit for Clinical Operations Executives (SCOPE) Conference. Held in sunny Miami, this year was the 9th annual event; and judging from increased turnout this year, it was a smashing success. MMG is a proud sponsor of this event, and this annual pilgrimage is a great opportunity for us to reconnect with our fellow industry colleagues and hear about the latest developments, innovations, and th… [Read More]

Views on Aging Can Vary Across Cultures

I am from the Czech Republic. In our family home, three generations shared the space: my grandparents, my parents, and my brother and me. Although it was not always easy to get along, I grew up in a supportive environment of people sharing their life experiences and wisdom. My days were always filled up with family time. My grandmother would make my lunch; my grandfather would ask me to water the garden with him. My mom would take me and my brother for a walk; my dad would tell us a sto… [Read More]


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