Clinical Trial

The Healthy Heroes Study

Study Description

The Healthy Heroes Study

This is the first study of its kind to assess and test an intervention to improve biological rhythms and general health of shift workers, specifically first responders with San Diego Fire and Rescue. In a randomized control trial, investigators intend to measure the health impact of Time Restricted Eating in emergency responders who work a 24-hour shift schedule.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Standard of Care

Participants in this arm will receive nutritional counseling from the study dietician, but will not be required to adopt a 10-hr eating window.

Behavioral - Time Restricted Eating + Standard of Care

Participants in this arm will adhere to a daily, consistent 10-hr eating window for the course of the study as well as receive nutritional counseling from the study dietician.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Optimizing Circadian Rhythms by Regulating Eating Patterns to Reduce Cardiometabolic Disease Risk Among Firefighters--The Healthy Heroes Study

Clinical Trial ID

NCT03533023

ParticipAid ID

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