Relationship between Major Dietary Patterns and Osteoporosis in Iranian Postmenopausal Women: a Case-control Study

Behnood Abbasi; Paniz Ahmadi; Bita Shadbakht; Elnaz Zirak Sharkesh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 May 2023

  Abstract Background: Osteoporosis is a common skeletal disorder in elderly which is characterized by a bone density of 2.5 standard deviation lower than young adults. Diet may play an important role in the pathogenesis of osteoporosis. The aim of this study was to determine the possible relationship ...  Read More

Positive effects of garlic on insulin resistance and other indices of glucose metabolism: A systematic review of clinical trials

Mahtab Sotoudeh; Hafez Goudarzi; Behnood Abbasi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , June 2022, , Pages 32-37

      Insulin resistance (IR) causes various metabolic disorders depending on the individual's genetic background. It can be detected up to 10-15 years before a person develops type 2 diabetes mellitus. The prevalence of diabetes is projected to increase from 8.4% in 2017 to 9.9% in 2045. ...  Read More

Type 2 diabetes as a prominent global health issue: A narrative review

Asal Ansaripour; Behnood Abbasi

Volume 5, Issue 1 , March 2022, , Pages 37-44

  Diabetes is one of the most prevalent non-communicable diseases worldwide which can lead to significant macrovascular and microvascular complications. A majority of patients with diabetes suffer from type 2 diabetes and its prevalence and incidence continue to increase globally. Its underlying pathophysiology ...  Read More

The effect of Fisetin on the colorectal cancer: a review

Navideh Khodadadi; Behnood Abbasi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , June 2020, , Pages 35-44

  Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a virulent tumor rising in the interior wall of the large bowel. CRC is the third deadliest cancer globally and is the 4th common in Iran. Fiestin is a flavone that is present in some fruits and vegetables and is suggested to have beneficial effects on human cancer cells. In ...  Read More

Relationship between depression, stress and anxiety with anthropometric indices using Bio-Impedance Measure, among overweight/obese and normal subjects

Maryam Moussavi; Majid Karandish; Ariyo Movahedi; Behnood Abbasi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 11-14

  Bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) is a simple, inexpensive, quick, and non-invasive technique for measuring body composition and its analysis is used as an alternative to examine muscle mass and body fat percentage Obesity and depression are two major public health problems among adolescents. Both ...  Read More

Effect of low-FODMAP diet on gastrointestinal symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials

Fatemeh Majzoobi; Fatemeh Radkhouy; Negar Norouzi; Shaghayegh Naziri Monfared; Behnood Abbasi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , May 2019, , Pages 46-52

  Irritable bowel syndrome is the most common gastrointestinal functional disorder accompanied by symptoms such as abdominal pain and changes in intestinal habits. Lack of proper biochemical criteria for diagnosis, as well as a lack of proper understanding of the pathophysiology of this disease, complicates ...  Read More

The effect of L-carnitine on colorectal cancer: A review on current evidence

Fatemeh Radkhouy; Samira Soltanieh; Shakiba Solgi; Maedeh Ansari; Behnood Abbasi

Volume 1, Issue 3 , September 2018, , Pages 39-47

  Colorectal cancer is the most common type of gastrointestinal cancer that results from abnormalities or changes in the genome and uncontrolled cell proliferation. Carnitine is a potent antioxidant that may result in an increase in cellular respiration, apoptosis, a reduction in proliferation and inflammation ...  Read More

Effect of selenium supplementation on glycemic control and lipid profile in patients with type 2 diabetes: A review on current evidence

Raheleh Kamalzadeh Yazdi; Ghazaleh Shakeri; Motahareh Hatami Marbini; Behnood Abbasi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , June 2018, , Pages 29-34

  Diabetes is a progressive chronic disease and is considered as an important health problem, which has increased in recent years. The prevalence of diabetes in the Middle East in 2015 was 35.4 million, which more than 4.6 million people were in Iran. In this review, we specifically tried to summarize ...  Read More