Pregnant women needed for a research study!

Pregnant women needed for a research study!

  • Must be between 12 and 16 weeks pregnant during the first study visit
  • Between 18 and 40 years of age
  • BMI <40
  • No high blood pressure, diabetes, or autoimmune disease

The study is investigating the relationship between fat mass, physical activity, stress, a protein in your body, a genetic variant and inflammation and the development of high blood pressure during pregnancy and diabetes during pregnancy. The study will include answering 3 surveys, having skin fold thickness measures taken, providing saliva, and an optional urine sample during a study visit, and providing information about your birth outcomes after your baby is born. Participants will be compensated for their time.

Contact us to learn more! McKenzie Wallace, BSN, BA, RN Phone Number: 815-721-1923 Email:mckenzie.wallace@uhhospitals.orgΒ Find us on Facebook: @thepregnancystudy