ABOUT THE STUDY
Together Eating & Activity Matters (TEAM) is a 3-month weight loss study designed specifically for African American/Black men promoting improvements in eating and increased physical activity.
Participants in the TEAM study will be randomly assigned to 1 of 2 groups, both are state-of-the art programs designed to help you lose weight through lifestyle changes consisting of a combination of face-to-face groups and on-line interaction. In:
Group A: men will participant ALONE and
Group B: men will participant with their partner (girlfriend/wife) together.
These two groups will help determine if support from a partner helps improve eating and increase physical activity among African American/Black men.
We are currently recruiting participants for this study. All group sessions will take place at the UNC Weight Research Center in Chapel Hill,