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Who qualifies? Because this is a controlled research trial, you must meet certain eligibility criteria before you can be enrolled in WalkIT Arizona.
To join our study, you must:
  • be 18 to 60 years old
  • live in an eligible neighborhood
  • have daily access to a cellphone with text messaging
  • Have access to a PC running Windows or an iOS or Android smartphone
  • be willing to wear a small activity tracker on your wrist daily
  • be willing to send and receive up to 3-4 text messages per day for 1 year
  • be inactive
  • You must not:
  • require medical supervision for physical activity
  • have Type 2 Diabetes
  • be pregnant now or plan to become pregnant in the next 2 years
  • be participating in physical activity, diet, or weight loss programs