Bangor, ME, June 6, 2002: Marshall-Blum’s division The Herbal Research Clinic of Bangor, Maine announces their current round of third-party clinical trials. They include a wide variety of ingredients and supplemental blends from firms all over the world. Marshall-Blum is a medical research company specializing in clinical outcomes and quality improvement activities focusing in cardiac, pulmonary, orthopaedics, surgery, internal medicine, and more recently in integrative medicine.
Their Herbal Research division has been conducting independent, randomized, placebo-controlled, blinded, IRB-approved, physician-guided, clinical trials for over three years for the natural product industry. They have successfully completed over 40 trials in product categories as diverse as diet, sexual enhancement, skin and cosmetics, snoring, smoking, blood pressure, cholesterol, body odor, menopause, aches and pains, hair loss, and others.
Their diet trials are in high demand and are unique in that they combine a low-refined carbohydrate diet and light exercise with or without a variety of products to demonstrate weight management. The program includes a series of lectures on nutrition and related topics given throughout the trial. Several trials are currently being published in peer-reviewed journals.
The new round of trials includes a group of Chinese herbs for weight loss and for blood pressure control. Additionally, they are currently conducting trials on non-ephedra weight loss, glucose management, appetite suppression, cholesterol, PMS, stress and anxiety, aches and pains, an anti-smoking homeopathic compound, body odor, and menstrual cramps.
For more information contact Jamie Heithoff (866)-619-8446 or via email [email protected]