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Study Subjects Sought

Males Needed For Study

The Behavioral Endocrinology Branch, NIMH, is seeking male volunteers ages 18-45 to participate in a 5-month study of the effects of reproductive hormones on brain and behavior. Volunteers must be free of medical illnesses and not taking any medication on a regular basis. They will complete daily rating forms and be asked to participate in one of several protocols. Payment will be in accordance with the duration of each visit and the type of protocol. For more information, call Linda Simpson-St. Clair, 496-9576.

Injured on the Job?

Have a work-related upper extremity problem or injury, i.e., carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis, or repetitive strain injury of the fingers, wrist, elbow or shoulder? USUHS is conducting a study that includes a $40 payment. Volunteers must be ages 20-60, seen by a physician within the past month and currently working. Call (301) 295-9659.

Females Needed for Research

The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development is looking for healthy female volunteers, ages 18-43, to participate in menstrual cycle studies. Volunteers must have normal menstrual cycle length (25-34 days) and may not be on any chronic medications including birth control pills. Studies include endometrial biopsy, ultrasounds, and blood levels of hormones. Volunteers will be paid. For more information call 402-1481.

Does This Describe You?

You sleep a lot, almost always 9 or more hours a night, or, you sleep very little, almost always 6 hours or less each night. You do not have any sleep disturbances. You are between ages 20 and 31. You do not take any types of medication or birth control pills. You have no history of mental illness and are in good health. You are willing to spend 5 consecutive nights at the Clinical Center. Call today for more details, 496-6981.


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