To Participate

Am I Eligible? 

We are looking for men and women who:

  • Are 21 years or older
  • Are non-smoking
  • Have a Body Mass Index (BMI) between 25 and 35. Click here to calculate your BMI.
  • Are wiling to abstain from alcohol and dietary supplements during the entire study
  • Are willing to follow specific diets exactly for a total of 10 weeks
  • Have been at a stable weight for at least 3 months
  • Are able to travel to and from our clinic in Berkeley for study visits

Please note that people with certain health issues, which would compromise either the study results or their own health, cannot be included in the study. This includes those who have heart disease, diabetes, or cancer, and those persons taking certain drugs including cholesterol-lowering medications, diabetic medications, hormones (inc. hormone replacement or hormonal birth control), certain blood pressure medications, or blood thinning agents.

How To Determine If You Qualify

To see if you may be eligible for the Mediterranean Full Fat Dairy study, please fill out the information below and follow the instructions to receive a secure link to an online survey. If you do not receive the link within a few minutes, please check your spam or junk mailbox.

What You Will Receive For Participation

As a participant of the study, you will receive:

  • Free frozen lunch and dinner entrees plus some packaged foods
  • Information about your cholesterol and blood sugar levels
  • $1250 for completing the study. This includes reimbursement for the cost of foods you will need to purchase during the study.