|The purpose of this study is to test how an 8 month long lifestyle program designed to cause weight loss may improve how your body regulates blood sugar levels.|
|About the Study|
Were you diagnosed with gestational diabetes during pregnancy in the last year?
If so, you may be eligible to participate in a research study being conducted at Pennington Biomedical Research Center. This study will help you to increase your amount of physical activity and to change your diet to eat foods that are lower in calories and lower in fat. This study will determine how a lifestyle change can help with weight loss, lower blood sugar levels and improve health.
Number of visits:
Eligible participants will be assigned randomly to one of two groups:
Both groups will follow a lifestyle program aimed to help participants lose weight for 8 months. The lifestyle program will start 4 months after the birth of your baby. All study related procedures will be provided at no cost to participants.
|Earn up to $70 in gift cards for participation.|
|If you are interested in volunteering for the PRIDE Study, call 225-763-3000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org|