Managing a diet with type 2 diabetes

A Diet Fit for Diabetes

A diagnosis of diabetes or pre-diabetes requires making some diet changes to reduce the risks of diabetes-related complications. This means utilizing a nutritionally balanced meal plan to maintain blood sugar levels within range and support a healthy weight. A diet fit for diabetes doesn’t have to be complicated. It’s about smarter choices laying the foundation … Read more

June is Migraine Awareness Month!

Migraine Awareness Month

Migraine affects 40 million people in the U.S. June is National Migraine & Headache Awareness Month (MHAM). The purpose is to build a stronger community of patient advocates by increasing public knowledge and addressing stigmas. This year’s theme is ‘A New Era of Care’. It focuses on increasing options for migraine patients and the impact … Read more

Predicting a migraine. Learn the warning signs in our new blog

Predicting a Migraine

Migraines progress through distinct phases occurring before an attack, during, and after. Understanding each stage can help you better manage your condition. The prodrome stage occurs before an attack, and symptoms like fatigue and blurry vision are often warning signs for an attack. Predicting a migraine means recognizing these early symptoms in your attacks. From there, you … Read more

Behind the Research: Paula Clark

Behind the Research

Our Behind the Research series continues with this month’s featured team member, Paula Clark. Paula wears many hats here at Charlottesville Medical Research. Her devotion to excellence in every aspect she contributes to is the very heart of our fantastic team. Question: Tell us a little bit about your role. What motivates you to participate … Read more

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Behind the Research

The team at Charlottesville Medical Research (CMR) is dedicated to the health and well-being of our community. Through our relationships with pharmaceutical and device companies, we work hard to help bring new therapies to those in Charlottesville and around the world. CMR is proud to have an exceptional team who shares our passion for hope … Read more

Searching for regularity? Learn more about constipation relief in our blog! Woman with long hair with concern on her face, constipation research

Constipation: The Hard Truth

Constipation affects more than 2.5 million people annually in the United States. It is defined as having three or fewer bowel movements a week, and occasional constipation is common. Unfortunately, the hard truth is that chronic constipation is a reality many face every day. Symptoms and Causes Everyone’s regularity is different, but there are some … Read more