But that's not all. Here are some other benefits of clinical trials: Other incentives may also be available to those who participate in a clinical trial. Participants may receive limited reimbursement, for travel expenses for instance, or they may receive benefits like counseling or educational materials. These benefits are also detailed in the “Informed Consent” document given to participants before the trial starts. Read more about the benefits and risks of engaging in a clinical trial. Prostate Cancer News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.