Volunteers needed for study of nuts, abdominal fat and metabolic riskJan. 3, 2022, 10:13 AM
Help researchers learn more about how consuming nuts affects body weight, waist circumference and abdominal fat. Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center are looking for volunteers for a study that will compare a diet with mixed nuts as snacks to a diet with typical snacks to determine the effects on abdominal fat and risk for the metabolic syndrome in young adults.You may be eligible for this study if: * You are 22-36 years old * Your BMI (body mass index) is between 24.5 to 34.9 * Your weight has been stable for three months * You do not have an allergy to any type of nut * You do not have any dietary restrictions * You are available to participate in an 18-week study that requires two metabolic testing visits, seven visits with the study dietitian, and following the study daily menus.
All nuts and snacks will be provided.Dianna.firstname.lastname@example.orgVolunteers who qualify and complete the study will be compensated for participation. If you are interested in learning more about this study, please call 615-936-0365 or email