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Earn $700 for participating in a research study

compensation: $700 total for completing the study, paid by check, plus certain travel reimbursement
We are seeking volunteers for a research study at Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) to determine the effect of lowering insulin levels on blood sugar.

Whom we’re seeking: Adults with overweight or obesity (body mass index 25.0-39.9) and no history of diabetes

Duration of participation: One screening visit, then 4 outpatient study visits of about an hour each over 2 weeks

What you have to do: Come to 4 study visits, take 27 doses of either diazoxide (medication that lowers levels of insulin) at one of two doses OR placebo (inert non-medication), drink 32 small bottles of heavy water, and follow dietary recommendations, all over 2 weeks

Compensation: $700 for those who complete the study, plus reimbursement for travel expenses within the NYC metro area

If you are potentially interested in volunteering to be in this research study, please follow the following link to the CUIMC RecruitMe website for more information on the study and how to enroll:
https://recruit.cumc.columbia.edu/studyinfopage/2570

post id: 7750098693

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