The study will be conducted at our College St site. The visit will be around 60-90 minutes where You will answer a few questionnaires about your medical and mental health history, dietary intake, and physical activity. Your weight, height, hip+waist circumference will be measured. During this visit, you will also be asked to provide a blood sample (~40ml) and provide a stool sample. After everything is finished, you will be compensated $30 for your time. Note: The study will consist of 2 visits IF YOU ARE UNABLE/UNCOMFORTABLE WITH PROVIDING A STOOL SAMPLE ONSITE (2nd visit will just be dropping off the sample and receiving compensation).
No history of mental illness and sntipsychotic medication use
Not taking medication for matabolic disorders (ex. diabetes)
This study has been approved by CAMH's Research Ethics Board
Health and Wellness
1.5 hour(s) per session
250 College Street Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5T 1R8