This trial will test whether a high protein diet helps with weight loss by changing the mix of bacteria in the gut, and whether this leads to different metabolism.
1 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: Microbiome sampling at 2 weeks will be compared with microbiome composition at the end of the 16 week study period for each subject.
216 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups
Primary Treatment: Standard Diet · No Placebo Group · N/A
Age 18 - 65 · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion CriteriaMark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
|18 - 65||100.0%|
|VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, West Los Angeles, CA||100.0%|
|Did not meet criteria||50.0%|