Southern looking for weight loss study participants
POSTED: Saturday, April 27, 2013 - 12:00pm
UPDATED: Saturday, April 27, 2013 - 12:04pm
Baton Rouge, La — The Southern SU Ag Center is looking for participants who are interested in lowering weight, body fat, and blood pressure.
This will be accomplished by consuming breakfast shakes/smoothie made from whey protein and resistant starch for 24 weeks from May 6-November 6, 2013. Participants will be compensated with $300.00 at the end of the 24 weeks.
To qualify, applicants must be:
• African American
• 19-40 years old
• Willing to lose weight
• Willing and able to pick up the shake mixture from A. O. /Williams Hall, Southern University, Baton Rouge once a week
• Willing to participate in a nutrition education class once a week at A. O. Williams Hall
For more information please call Fatemeh Malekian at 225-771-0251 or Janana Snowden at 225-771-2734.