and Insulin Study
The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences is conducting
a study examining weight and stress responses to exercise in African
American and Caucasian men and women between the ages of 18 and
45. Volunteers will be compensated for their participation. Call
(301) 295-1371 or email email@example.com.
One-Day Outpatient Study
Healthy volunteers, ages 19 to 55, are needed to participate in
research studying genes and brain function. Testing procedures
involve a blood draw, non-invasive neuroimaging, interviews and
cognitive testing. No overnight stay. No medication trial. Compensation
provided. Call the Clinical Brain Disorders Branch at (301) 435-8970
or email ThorpeK@intra.nimh.nih.gov. Refer to protocol # 95-M-0150.
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
Severe Systemic Lupus Erythematosus?
If you have severe lupus or someone you love has severe lupus,
call for study information: 1-800-411-1222 (TTY 1-866-411-1010).
Stopping Your Estrogen Therapy?
NIMH is investigating whether mood, anxiety and irritability occur
when you stop taking your estrogen or estrogen/progesterone combination
therapy. Participants should be ages 45-60, have a past history
of perimenopausal mood symptoms responsive to estrogen therapy
(ET) or combination therapy, be currently taking ET or combination
therapy and be in good physical health. For information call
Linda Simpson-St. Clair, (301) 496-9576 (TTY 1-866-411-1010).
Study of Uterine Fibroids
Call NIH at 1-800-411-1222 (TTY 1-866-411-1010) for information
on a study using a new medication for 3 months before hysterectomy.
Study-related treatment provided at no cost. Compensation is
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.
Blood Donors Needed
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Looking for healthy volunteers to donate blood for research. Call
1-800-411-1222 (TTY 1-866-411-1010). Refer to study # 99-CC-0168.