Great news! Based on the overwhelming responses from interested participants, NEW Soul has been able to secure 40 extra spots for participants! Enrollment is currently open *again* for male and female participants! If you are interested in participating in this study, please complete the online screening survey below.
Improving your diet can have major impacts on your health, but it’s not known which diet can best address health needs. Many nutrition studies in the past have not included African American participants. For this study, we are only recruiting African American adults. We hope to learn from you about which diets work best to help prevent heart disease and improve body weight.
This study is a 24-month intervention examining how a plant-based, soul food diet and a low-fat, standard, soul food diet, may help improve heart disease risk factors and nutrition in the African American community, and help with weight loss. The study includes…
You will be randomly assigned to follow either the low-fat, plant-based or low-fat standard soul food group for 24 months.
Participants must meet the following criteria in order to participate:
Take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) to learn more about participation in the study.
Participating in our studies is fun and can be life changing for your health. See what our former participants have said about our studies and working with Dr. Brie and her team.
I struggled with my health and my weight before working with Dr. Brie.
I was able to lose a total of 50 POUNDS!
I made a lifetime change…You are in for a treat.