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Using technology to stay healthy

A new clinical trial aims to combat obesity by capitalizing on technology and social media’s influence on young adults.

In the new CHOICES trial (Choosing Healthy Options in College Environments and Settings), an SPH team will test a forcredit course and web-based social networking as a way to prevent unhealthy weight gain in 440 student participants attending three community colleges in Minnesota.

Read more in Advances Magazine.

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