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A research study to learn why exercise may feel difficult to women

Objective

Do you want to exercise . . . but have trouble making it happen?

The purpose of this research study is to learn why exercise may feel difficult to women.

IRB Protocol Number
07-0849

All Other Trials

  • Weight & Metabolism
  • Women's Health
Contact
Leah Herlache at 720-848-6688
or Leah.Herlache@ucdenver.edu
Eligibility and Other Participant Information

To qualify, you must

  • Be a woman between 50 and 75 years old
  • Be generally healthy with or without type 2 diabetes.
  • Be a non-smoker
  • Have gone through menopause
  • Currently exercise no more than once per week
  • Have a BMI (Body Mass Index) between 25 and 39.9

(You can check your BMI at http://www.nhlbisupport.com/bmi/ )

Study procedures include:

  • Blood tests
  • Exercise testing
  • Financial compensation
  • A 6-week exercise prescription