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?
Will I have to follow a special diet?
Will I have to follow a particular exercise program?
There is no specific exercise program that you will need to follow. We will encourage you to make small changes in your physically activity in a way that is safe and practical based on your current lifestyle. It will not be necessary to purchase any expensive equipment to follow the exercise recommendations of the 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?