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April 14, 2011

A few quality studies have been carried out over the years, starting in 1998 with a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of 135 adults over 12 weeks published in The Journal of the American Medical Association. They found no evidence that hydroxycitric acid, the active ingredient in weight loss products made from garcinia cambogia, produced significant weight loss.

The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition in 2004 published a systematic review of meta-analyses and clinical trials on dietary supplements for weight loss by complementary medicine researchers at the Universities of Exeter and Plymouth. None of the over-the-counter weight loss aids worked, including garcinia cambogia.

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APA recommends you to use 12 pt Times New Roman as your font, since it is well readable. Nevertheless, make sure to check the guidelines for paper submission every journal has in order to prepare and structure your research work according to their wishes.

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The order of your APA style paper should be: Title Page; Table of contents (if required) Abstract (if required) Body of your paper; References; Appendix (if required) Visit the APA Help guide to see a sample paper. Thank you for using ASK US. Contact your Campus Library/ARC if you have more questions.

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Arrange the pages and major sections of an APA-style document in the correct order. The Title Page should be the first page of the document, followed by the Abstract, the Main Body, and the References page(s). Appendices, footnotes, and additional materials should follow after the References page. Your research paper ends with a list of all the sources cited in the text of the paper. Here are nine quick rules for this Reference list. Start a new page for your Reference list. Centre the title, References, at the top of the page. Double-space the list.

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In order to make a good first impression, it is important to have a well-formatted title page in proper APA format that clearly represents your paper. The following format should be used in both psychology lab reports and research articles. General Rules – APA Reference List. The list of references must be on a new page at the end of your text. The word References should be centered at the top of the page. Do not underline, bold, enlarge or use quotes for the word References.