Edward Weiss, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics at Saint Louis University is seeking volunteers for a research study involving weight loss through diet and exercise.
The purpose of the study is to compare the effects of diet, exercise, and a combination of both on disease risk and markers of aging. Diet and exercise counseling is included free of charge to participants.
Volunteers must be non-exercising adults, between 45-65 years old, mildly to moderately overweight (BMI 25.0-29.9 kg/m2), free of major diseases including diabetes, and non-smokers. Those interested in participating in the study can check their BMI online.
Contact Christie Carbery, research coordinator at 314-977-8889 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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