POWERS’ primary goal is to study the changes that occur after weight loss and to learn why some people regain their lost weight.
Enrollment into POWERS will occur at institutions located in New York City and Philadelphia.
POWERS is looking for participants who:
- Would like the opportunity to participate in a weight loss intervention study
- Are between the ages of 25-60
- Do not have Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes
- Not currently taking medication for diabetes
- Have obesity (Body Mass Index between 30- <40 kg/m2)