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Re: [IP] Diabetic Research Study



I am intrested in the study at Vanderbilt, could you
please give me the name of the contact person!
thanks
Heather Nicholson
--- Sherry Compton <email @ redacted> wrote:
> I saw an ad in the WKU paper for type 1 research
> volunteers at Vanderbilt hospital in Nashville. (I
> can give you the name of the contact if anyone is
> interested). They are doing some type of study to
> see how exercise effects blood sugars. Sounds
> obvious, but what do I know.
> Anyway, they want people to stay overnight and ride
> exercise bikes with EKG's and stuff on.  The only
> scary part is that they want to purposely make the
> blood sugars fall to 50 and stay there for one
> study, while you are exercising. Sounds dangerous to
> me.  I know there is a doc there, but I don't
> want to risk falling off the bike and hurting myself
> for something like that.  There are five studies
> two months apart that pay $250 each for a total of
> $1250. I wanted the money, but the consent form was
> just too scary for me. :)
> Anyone out there every been a guinea pig???
> 
> Sherry C
> From the massive city of Bowling Green, KY
> Picturing herself with a hypo, riding an exercise
> bike, wearing EKG leads, with her hand in a "heated
> box" with slow blood draws. ???
>
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