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Participants needed for probiotic study

November 29, 2016 — 

Can probiotics help you lose weight?

That is the question that a University of Manitoba study is trying to answer – the effect of probiotics on weight and body composition.

The study is open to men and women who meet the following criteria:

  • Aged 18-65 years
  • BMI ≥ 25
  • Not taking medication to lower cholesterol or blood pressure
  • Non-smokers

Participants will be compensated for their contribution to this study.

For more information, contact:

Dr. Peter Jones, Principal Investigator
Richardson Centre for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals
Phone: 204-474-9989
Email: probioticstudy [at] umanitoba [dot] ca
Website: www.rcffn.ca

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