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BEACTIVE: Blueberries, Walking, and Health - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn if you eat blueberries regularly, if it increases the health benefits of exercise in older men and women.
What is the Condition Being Studied?
Vascular Health

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adults who:
-Are 60 years old or older
-Are Overweight
-Exercise less than 150 minutes/ week

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, you will:
- Have up to 6 study visits and will be involved in weekly exercise class for 12 weeks
- Be randomized (like the flip of a icon) to get either blueberry powder or placebo powder
- Be asked to complete questionnaires and have different study procedures done

Study Details

Full Title
Blueberry Enhances Activity and Cognition Through Increased Vascular Efficiency
Principal Investigator
Heart Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation Specialist
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00101714
NCT: NCT04049162
Phase N/A
Contact the Duke Recruitment Innovation Center