Study Volunteers Needed
Interested in nutrition and the long-term health of children?
If the answer is Yes, then perhaps you, or a member of your family, would like to help us with this valuable work by volunteering to take part in one ofour on-going studies. We are presently looking for:
|Volunteers with children aged 1 - 5 yrs|
TrimTots Pre-School Obesity
Prevention Programme. Mothers with children who are either
overweight or obese or at risk of becoming so in the Watford or
Colindale areas are invited to take part in this free programme
of nutrition and exercise sessions.
|Volunteers aged 8 - 11 yrs|
Study Title: MEND Study - an 11 week programme
for overweight children and their families comprising fun based exercise
and lots of discussion on nutrition and changing behaviour.
|Volunteers - Babies from birth to 6 months|
Study Title: The PEAPOD Infant Body Composition Study - involves
measuring the proportion of fat and muscle in the bodies of healthy
full-term babies between 2 and 8 kg.
|Volunteers - Aged 16 - 25 years|
Study Title: Association between measures of 3 dimensional (3D) surface
shape and magnetic resonance image (MRI) in estimating body fat in
adolescents and young adults from different ethnic groups. This will
enable us to look at how body shape relates to the risk of developing
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