Frequently Asked Questions
What do I I need to know about participating in a research study?
Will I have to take any medications or pills in this program?
What are the cost to participating?
TEAM is a free program. The only costs to you are the time it takes to travel to the UNC Weight Research Program as well as the time and resources you need to use the internet. There are no fees associated with this program, and we will provide tools to help you get fit.
Will I have to follow a special diet?
Will I have to follow a particular exercise program?
Will other people see my weight?
Can I participate if I am currently taking weight loss medication or part of another weigh loss program?
How much weight will I lose? What if I need to lose a lot of weight?
Will I get any monetary compensation for participating?