Rush University Medical Centre are conducting a clinical trial for the Specific Carbohydrate Diet to determine whether it changes the composition of gut flora.
The Title of the Study: The Specific Carbohydrate Diet and Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Does it Change the Intestinal Microbiota?
Clinical Trial Protocol Description: The purpose of this study is to determine if, and how, the Specific Carbohydrate Diet changes the population of bacteria/yeast in the gastrointestinal tract. 200 subjects will be recruited, 100 in the diet arm and 100 in the non-diet arm, to fill out a series of surveys and contribute stool samples. If you are interested in participating in the study, you may view the criteria in the link below.tag1, tag2, tag3