DELISH Study: Diabetes Education to Lower Insulin, Sugars and Hunger

UCSF seeks adults with type 2 diabetes for low-carbohydrate diet study

delish Trying to improve your diabetes through diet?

Are food cravings a challenge?

Participate in a study on diet, diabetes, and food cravings!

Study participants will:

  • Follow a low-carbohydrate diet that emphasizes non-starchy vegetables, fats, and proteins, and limits starches and sugars
  • Receive weekly supportive group sessions for 3 months to learn and implement a low-carbohydrate diet to help manage your diabetes. You may continue with monthly sessions for the remainder of the study year
  • Potentially learn mindfulness skills to cope with food cravings
  • Receive support in making long-term dietary changes
  • Complete 4 assessment visits over 12 months
  • Be compensated for study visits up to $220

Participants must:

  • have Type 2 diabetes
  • experience food cravings and eat in response to them
  • be 18+ years old
  • have a smartphone and able to use it regularly for study activities

To Participate:

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