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Vol. LXI, No. 25
December 11, 2009

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The phone numbers for more information about the studies below are 1-866-444-2214 (TTY 1-866-411-1010) unless otherwise noted.

Type 2 Diabetes Study

NIH is conducting a type 2 diabetes study for adolescents ages 12-25. Your child may be eligible to participate in a clinical research study that will test whether a short period of treatment with insulin and a medication called diazoxide can improve the ability of the pancreas to make insulin. Your child must be diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and not be currently receiving insulin injections or taking weight-loss drugs. Compensation is provided. Refer to study 07-DK-0115.

Pathogenesis of Physical Induced Urticarial Syndromes

Do you get hives when exposed to cold, heat, applied pressure or other conditions? Call for information about study 09-I-0126.

Pain in the Neck?

If you are a healthy individual over 21 years of age or experiencing neck pain for 3 months or less, you may be eligible to participate in a neck pain study and receive a comprehensive cervical musculoskeletal examination. This is not a treatment study. Email or call (301) 451-7514 during office hours.

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