Some nutritional habits of elderlies in Tehran

Saeedeh Avazzade; Akram Ghanbari Moghaddam; Fateme Ardaneh; Mohammad Ayatnia; Sahel Sang-Sefidi; Mojtaba Mohammadi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , December 2020, , Pages 26-30

  Since the promotion of healthy nutrition behaviors can have a significant effect on disease prevention, this study examines some nutritional habits of the elderly in Tehran, the capital of Iran. This was a cross-sectional study with a sample of 400 elderly people over 60 years of age who were randomly ...  Read More

Consumption of omega-3 supplements to prevent Alzheimer's disease based on Health Belief Model in the elderly

Zahra Jalili; Reza Tavakoli; Sahar Jalili

Volume 2, Issue 2 , November 2019, , Pages 1-5

  Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common of dementia characterized by the gradual decrease of mental ability and behavioral disorders. AD threatens the health of 5%-10% of people over 65 years old. Studies have also suggested the consumption containing omega-3 fatty acids (EPA, DHA) may be a strategy ...  Read More