UAB diabetes research program seeks volunteers from area

The Living Healthy Program is a research study looking to enroll participants in West Alabama. The study’s goal is to find ways to help people manage their diabetes and joint pain. If enrolled, you will be assigned a Peer Advisor who will assist you in setting goals related to diabetes management and completing weekly homework assignments.

The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Living Healthy Research Study is currently enrolling people in your community who:

• Have diabetes and joint pain

• 19 or older

• Access to a telephone

• Have a doctor or nurse practitioner

• Willing to work with a Peer Advisor for 12 weeks

• Additional criteria will be assessed by the study team.

For more information or ton enroll, contact the UAB Living Healthy Program staff at 205-934-7163.