Blog Dec 2016

First Breast Cancer “Durable Regression” with Immunotherapy: Judy Perkins, Inspire member

First Breast Cancer “Durable Regression” with Immunotherapy: Judy Perkins, Inspire member On June 4, 2015, Holly Kitchen, a young mom with metastatic breast cancer, published a video that received over 46 million [...]

Can the Life Science Industry Be Part of Shared Medical Decision-Making?

Can the Life Science Industry Be Part of Shared Medical Decision-Making? In the past, if there was something wrong, most patients went to the doctor and did what their doctors told them [...]

Video Vignettes: Through Their Own Eyes: Thyroid Cancer

Video Vignettes: Through Their Own Eyes: Thyroid Cancer Inspire asked its members if they would share their stories by video in a project called Through Their Own Eyes. Many did, and we [...]

Inspire Insights: What You Learn From Caregivers

Inspire Insights: What You Learn From Caregivers According to the AARP’s 2015 report, “Valuing the Invaluable,” around 18% of adults in the US provide care as unpaid caregivers to family members. Over [...]

Engaging with communities on Inspire: Inspire’s Ostomy Support Community

Engaging with communities on Inspire: Inspire’s Ostomy Support Community Engaging with communities on Inspire:  Inspire’s Ostomy Support Community Ostomy surgery is a procedure performed on people who have a diseased or malfunctioning [...]

Federal Agency Perspectives on Clinical Trial Eligibility: Spring 2018

Federal Agency Perspectives on Clinical Trial Eligibility: Spring 2018 “Most current [breast cancer] clinical trials only enroll what I call the metastatic cancer ‘Olympians:’ the healthiest of the dying, those who are [...]

Video Vignettes: Through Their Own Eyes: Autoimmune Diseases

Video Vignettes: Through Their Own Eyes: Autoimmune Diseases The Autoimmune Diseases Support Community on Inspire created over 25,000 posts this past year. One of the over 21,000 members shared her experience with [...]

Clinical Trials: 8 Reasons Researchers Should Pay Attention to Millennials

Clinical Trials: 8 Reasons Researchers Should Pay Attention to Millennials More than 25% of the US adult population are Millennials. At 83.1 million, a bigger cohort than Baby Boomers,1 Millennials are gaining [...]

Everything Your Organization Needs in One Place: Inspire Products

Everything Your Organization Needs in One Place: Inspire Products Inspire has four product lines available to address the needs of the life science industry and other healthcare organizations, like hospitals and clinics. [...]