"Patients And Caregivers"

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When breast cancer hits home

A perspective on courage and perseverance

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Taking on lung cancer is worth the fight

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Owning HIV: Young adults & the fight ahead

A campaign created with Prevention Access Campaign and HIV advocates to inspire all of us to own the future of the HIV epidemic

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After a tragic accident, healing the invisible wounds

How Geralyn Ritter, Merck SVP and appointed head of external affairs and corporate governance, Organon & Co., learned that good care is about more than medicine

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Celebrating Merck’s first Global Patient Week

During our inaugural Global Patient Week (October 5–9), we will celebrate the journeys of patients by sharing their stories and giving them a voice.

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Dealing with cancer, disparities and a pandemic all at once

Katie Couric and Merck’s Dr. Julie Gerberding shine a light on living with cancer during the pandemic and the challenges compounded by disparities across both diseases.

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When diversity in clinical trials is personal

How Adrelia's passion for diversity in clinical trials started close to home

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Five diabetes myths debunked

Get facts on five common falsehoods about diabetes

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Clinical trials & the power of diversity

Advancing science powered by greater diversity in our clinical research

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Vaccines aren’t virtual

The importance of childhood well visits to prevent certain infectious diseases during the pandemic

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The impending “slow tsunami” of antimicrobial resistance

As antibiotic-resistant infections continue to rise, the AMR Action Fund looks to overcome key barriers of late-stage antibiotic development

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Addressing antibiotic resistance is more critical than ever. Here’s why.

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From isolation to empowerment: Stories from the HIV community

We sat down with two advocates for the HIV community to learn about their journeys through diagnosis and depression

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I'm a cancer survivor. Now what?

Your Cancer Story is your go-to online hub for patients, caregivers and survivors dealing with cancer

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Heart failure: A physician’s perspective

Driven to make a difference By Dr. Joerg Koglin, vice president, therapeutic area head, global clinical development, cardiovascular, Merck Research Laboratories

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A day in the life of an HIV doctor during COVID-19

Elizabeth shares the measures she is taking to ensure her patients receive proper care and why consistent care is so important

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Type 2 diabetes: A patient-centric approach to care

An informative Q&A with Dr. Sam Engel, associate vice president, cardiometabolic and women’s health at Merck Research Laboratories

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Fighting for his family: One colleague’s battle with COVID-19

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Volunteer Dr. Anna Raji provides care and comfort to veterans amid COVID-19 pandemic

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Cancer care during COVID-19: No patient left behind

By Dr. Roy Baynes, chief medical officer

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No patient left behind: making the impossible possible for clinical trials during adversity

With Andy Lee, head of global clinical trial operations

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Clinical trials bring our medicines and vaccines to life

We appreciate all who have contributed to our clinical research

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Taking prostate cancer research forward

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Living with cancer during a pandemic

Katie Couric brings us the real-life complexities of coping with cancer today

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Nurse and volunteer Brenda lends medical expertise to Houston Food Bank during COVID-19

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Nurse and volunteer Kim Daly brings hope and help to patients in makeshift COVID-19 hospital

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Inspired to become a nurse by Hurricane Katrina, this Merck employee is giving back by volunteering on the frontlines of COVID-19

Emma Mason, a nurse and volunteer, has joined the COVID-19 battle to return the favor to those who helped her and her family during Hurricane Katrina

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Podcast: Supporting telemedicine in Italy to fight COVID-19

with Nicoletta Luppi, senior vice president and managing director, Italy

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Podcast: Hear how Merck physician and volunteer Dr. Mo Ali is standing up to COVID-19

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Meet Merck physician and volunteer Dr. Mo Ali: “We are here to serve the people we look after, I cannot stand by and watch this.”

Merck employee puts work on hold, now helping care for patients in London

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"We can get through this."

By Nicoletta Luppi, senior vice president and managing director, Italy

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Living with and combating infectious diseases

Read the stories that inspire our work

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How Jeron’s type 2 diabetes diagnosis motivated him to live a healthy lifestyle

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How our teams in China tackled early COVID-19 challenges

Our teams in China share what worked when faced with the impossible

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My HPV Cancer Story

We're proud to introduce My HPV Cancer Story, a program to raise awareness around the link between HPV (human papillomavirus) and certain cancers and diseases in women and men.

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Inspiring people, one day at a time

“I am a survivor and HOPEologist, and I will dedicate my life to helping others.”

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5 ways to support a loved one living with lung cancer

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It takes a village

Collaborating to make a difference in the lives of people with bladder cancer

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Five truths about lung cancer

What everyone needs to know about one of the most common types of cancer

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How you can help slow the threat of antimicrobial resistance

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The impact of family in managing type 2 diabetes

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'You never forget that day'

One man’s courageous story of living with advanced lung cancer

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Infant vaccination: a public health success story

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Merck stands united on World Cancer Day

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HPV and cervical cancer: What you need to know

Get informed about cervical cancer. Learn more about the connection between cervical cancer and human papillomavirus, or HPV.