Do you enjoy sugar?

Sugar cubes

The Rowett Institute is looking for volunteers to take part in a study on how sugar habits develop over time. The study will involve 4 trips to the Rowett (free parking available) and some self monitoring at home. All participants will receive £30 for their time and effort.

The study is recruiting men and women (not pregnant) who are age 18 + who would answer “YES” to at least one of the following questions:

  1. Do you regularly take sugar in your tea/ coffee? OR
  2. Do you regularly consume sugary drinks? OR
  3. Do you regularly consume sugary breakfast cereals?

For more information contact, Jackie Duncan at the following number: 01224 438795 or e-mail

The study will last for 9 months and is funded by the Scottish Government. Participants will also keep a diary of their sugar intake for the first 12 weeks as reported in the Evening Express.


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Medical Library, University of Aberdeen

The team in the Medical Library at the University of Aberdeen in Scotland

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