The Women’s Health and Exercise Laboratory is seeking research participants for a study investigating the metabolic, hormonal, and psychological effects of a meal in women. In addition to being monetarily compensated, participants will receive an analysis of their diet, hormone levels, metabolism, and body composition.
Participants should be:
Female, healthy 18-35 year old, non-smoking, with a BMI between 16-35 kg/m2, have not had a menstrual period in the last 3 months, and not taking hormonal contraceptives.
Female, healthy, 18-35 year old, moderately overweight (BMI 25-35 kg/m2), non-smoking, regular menstrual cycles for the past 6 months and are not taking hormonal contraceptives.
This study is under the direction of Drs. Nancy Williams and Mary Jane De Souza (Department of Kinesiology) and requires regular visits (4-5 visits) to Noll Laboratory on the University Park campus over approximately 2 months. For more information please call (814) 863-4488, or email WHEL@psu.edu (mailto:WHEL@psu.edu)