On the first visit, you will answer questions about your medical history and general health habits,
have a brief physical exam, and an exercise test to see if you can tolerate moderate exercise and
determine how fit you are. If you are eligible based on your test results, and would still like to participate, a
computer program will assign you by chance to one of the following groups:
Participants in this group will
have a 45-minute bout of exercise on a stationary
bike in the Fred Hutch exercise facility.
RESTING CONTROL GROUP:
Participants in this group will sit for 45 minutes.
At the second visit, you will be asked to provide blood samples before and after the exercise bout or
resting control period.
How will I benefit?
All study participants will receive
information about their study tests
results, such as measures of blood
pressure, glucose level and tests of
fitness. At the end of the study, every
participant will receive a 30 minute long
session with an exercise physiologist
who will take them through a sample
aerobic + resistance training workout.
Participants who give blood samples
before and after the exercise bout
or resting control period will receive