Get paid to eat avocados

Pearl Mccarthy
September 2, 2018

Joan Sabaté, MD, PhD, lead author and director of the university's Center for Nutrition, Lifestyle and Disease Prevention, said in an online statement, "The study will examine whether eating one avocado per day reduces visceral adipose fat in the abdomen". Researchers are offering the chance to earn money just by eating avocados every single day - all in the name of science. One university is now paying people $300 to eat avocados in order to find out.

While the study is funded by the Haas Avocado Board, Sabaté says the study won't tip its results to favor the avocado promoters. Most importantly, to have the strength to eat it every day for 6 months.

The study was announced on Tuesday, August 28, and they have already received enough applications in the Loma Linda, Southern California, area.

For those people who are following a low carb or keto diet, eating healthy fats like those contained within avocados are part of the guidelines of the diet.

Avocados contain the highest fat content of any fruit, but they may help people lose belly fat, according to Loma Linda University .

You have to be willing to eat one avocado a day for six months; however, you can not participate in the study if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning pregnancy. In addition, you waist measurements must be at least 35 to 40 inches.

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Avocados are a rich source of heart-healthy fats that can help cholesterol, but there are concerns that this fruit is not as healthy as it may seem.

When you take a walk in Nairobi around lunch hour, you can not fail to spot someone enjoying an avocado. And don't worry if you fall in the control group, you'll still be sent home with 24 free avocados, so you won't be missing out.

However, you can't participate if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning pregnancy.

Those who make it through the study will get $300.

Loma Linda University, California is on the lookout for 250 avocado aficionados to eat large and small quantities for the study for £230. Participants will also have to partake in two MRI sessions, interviews, memory tests and clinic visits.

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