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Cranberry juice

Are you 30-65 years of age?

Are you in good health?

Are you concerned about your blood pressure?

You may qualify if you also meet the following criteria:

  • BMI 18-39 kg/m2 (https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/lose_wt/BMI/bmicalc.htm)
  • Not taking medication for high cholesterol, blood pressure, or glucose control
  • No inflammatory diseases (e.g. rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease)
  • Non-smoker
  • Live in State College, PA or the surrounding areas (please note this study requires regular appointments at Penn State, University Park).

Procedures and Compensation:

  • Two 8-12 week periods of beverage consumption with an 8 week break between test periods
  • Measurements of blood pressure and blood markers of cardiovascular disease risk
  • $200 compensation and lab results upon completion of the study

INTERESTED?

For more information, please call 1-814-863-8622 or email psucranberry@gmail.com, mention the Cranberry Study, and leave your name and number.

Return to the Study Page

This research study is being conducted by Dr. Kris-Etherton in the Department of Nutritional Sciences and has been approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) of The Pennsylvania State University