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Perimenopausal Depression Study

Are you experiencing mood disturbances and has your menstrual cycle been irregular for at least 6 months? You may be an excellent participant in the NIMH study of phytoestrogens in the treatment of perimenopausal mood symptoms. This 8-week study is seeking women ages 40-60 years old in good physical health and medication free. Call Linda Simpson-St. Clair at (301) 496-9576 (TTY 1-866-411-1010).

Tongue Study Needs Vols

NIH invites you to participate in a clinical study to learn more about the tongue. Information obtained from this study may assist in improving treatment for individuals with swallowing difficulties. Call 1-800-411-1222, or TTY 1-866-411-1010, for information. Or visit All study-related tests or treatment are provided at no cost. Participants will be compensated.

Volunteers Needed for Jet Lag Study

NICHD is looking for travelers going east 6-8 time zones to study the effects of replacing hormones disrupted by jet travel. Participants will take a study medication (hydrocortisone, melatonin, or placebo), fill out questionnaires and obtain salivary samples. Travel stay of 4-10 days at destination required. Healthy men and women, between ages 18-65 are encouraged to call 1-800-411-1222. Compensation provided for a completed study.

Malaria Vaccine Study Needs Volunteers

Healthy men and women ages 18-45, without previous history of malaria or receipt of a malaria vaccine, are needed to participate in a study on the safety and effectiveness of a new investigational malaria vaccine at Walter Reed Army Institute of Research in Silver Spring. Health screening and financial compensation provided. Call 1-866-856-3259 toll free or (301) 319-9335/9320, or visit

Trouble with Tune Deafness?

NIH invites you to participate in a clinical study about tune deafness and inherited factors that may cause this inability to recognize wrong notes in a popular melody. If you are between 15 and 65 years old, have trouble telling one song from another, but your hearing is normal and you were raised in the United States, call 1-800-411-1222 or TTY 1-866-411-1010 for information, or visit http://clinicalcenter. All study-related tests are provided at no cost. Compensation is provided. Refer to study # 00-DC-0176.

ADHD Genetics Study

Take part in an NIH study seeking to identify the genes that contribute to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). For more information call 1-800-411-1222 (TTY 1-866-411-1010).

Ever Have Postpartum Depression?

If you have a history of postpartum depression (PPD) following the birth of any of your children, consider participating in a PPD study with NIMH. The study seeks to examine if your PPD was caused by hormonal changes during or after pregnancy. The study is recruiting female participants between the ages of 20-45 years old. Call Linda Simpson-St. Clair, (301) 496-9576 (TTY 1-866-411-1010).
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