A World Renowned Texas Hospital Is Conducting A Health Study In Longview That Will Compensate You For Your Time.

Health studies focusing on African Americans reveal crucial insights into disparities and health outcomes.

Research highlights higher rates of chronic conditions like hypertension, diabetes, and obesity within this community, often attributed to socioeconomic factors, access to healthcare, and genetic predispositions.

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The Harmony & Health study is looking for Black adults living in the Longview area to participate in a study aiming to reduce sitting time and improve psychosocial wellbeing.

The study involves participating in mind-body relaxation or health education sessions twice a week for 8 weeks and completing three assessments with their study team.

Participants will be compensated for their time.

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And as a nice cool perk, participants will be provided with a Fitbit wrist-worn device.

This study will take place in Longview, Texas, and is being conducted by researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Here are the requirements:

  • Open Ages 18 or Older
  • Identify As Black/African American
  • Are English Speaking.

How Do I Sign Up?

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If you or someone you know is interested in enrolling into this free research study, please directly contact Clarissa Escobar at "CVEscobar@mdanderson.org"

This isn't an "experiment" folks, recent studies emphasize the importance of tailored healthcare approaches that consider cultural contexts and historical factors affecting health.

By understanding and addressing these unique challenges, health outcomes can be improved, promoting greater equity and well-being among African Americans in the healthcare system.

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