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Participants needed for a nutrition study
The School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at Loughborough University is recruiting participants for a nutrition study that will investigate whether a novel dairy fat supplement can improve heart and brain health (Dairy study).
If you are:
A healthy, non-smoking male or female, aged between 40 and 70 years
Body mass index (BMI): 25-45 kg/m2
Not diabetic or taking current medication for cholesterol, blood pressure or
AND willing to consume ready-to-mix powder shakes twice daily over a 2 x 4-week study periods
Then you might like to take part in our study at Loughborough University!
You will be invited to complete:
45-min screening visit
30-min familiarisation visit
Four x 1.5-hour study visits (after a 12-hour overnight fast). These will involve body composition measures, blood sample collection and non-invasive assessment of heart health
AND four x 1-hour computer-based tests measuring mood, anxiety and cognition (brain function)
You will be reimbursed for your time!
If you are interested and want more information, please contact Dr Oonagh Markey by email: O.Markey@lboro.ac.uk