Associations between Mindfulness, Social Anxiety, Depression, Self-efficacy, and Physical Activity Participation among Obese Teenage Girls

Ali Khanzad; Sheida Ranjbari; Amir Dana; Shaghayegh Hashemi Motlagh

Volume 11, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 29-37

  Background: The relationship between mindfulness and the repercussions of obesity, particularly in girls, has received limited attention. Consequently, the current research aimed to explore the correlation between mindfulness and social anxiety, depression, self-efficacy, and physical activity (PA) participation ...  Read More

Effect of Interval Training and Melatonin Consumption on New Obesity Indices and Atherogenic Index in Overweight and Obese Women

Hadis Feyzi; Mahnaz Omidi; Abdolhossein Taheri Kalani

Volume 10, Issue 4 , October 2023, , Pages 266-274

  Background: Obesity and being overweight elevate triglycerides, blood cholesterol, blood pressure, and LDL levels while decreasing HDL levels. This study aimed to examine the impact of eight weeks of interval training combined with melatonin consumption on novel obesity indicators and the atherogenic ...  Read More

The Effect of Eight Weeks Aerobic Training and Omega3 Ingestion on the Levels of Adipsin and Insulin Resistance in Overweight and Obese Women

Saleheh Ahmadzadeh; Mandana Gholami; Shahram Soheili; Farshad Ghazalian

Volume 8, Issue 3 , July 2021, , Pages 134-141

  Background: Exercise training and omega-3 supplementation are believed to have a positive effect on obese and overweight people. We conducted the present study in order to investigate the effect of aerobic training and omega3 ingestion on the levels of Adipsin and insulin resistance in overweight and ...  Read More

Effects of Waterobics Programs on Body Mass, Body Composition, and Coronary Risk Profile of Sedentary Obese Middle-aged Women

Mohammadreza Rezaeipour; Gennady Leonidovich Apanasenko

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 13-17

  Background: Waterobics is a physical exercise with very few effects on the joints, hence its attractiveness for weight loss in obese middle-aged people.Objectives: This study was intended to evaluate the body mass, body composition, and coronary risk profile in sedentary obese middle-aged women in response ...  Read More

Cancer and Body Composition: An Association of Global Relevance

Darci Green; Julie Anne Pasco; Lana Jane Williams; Sharon Le Brennan-Olsen

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 1-6

  Context: Worldwide, cancer is the second leading cause of death, with a rapidly increasing global incidence: it is present in high and in lower-middle income countries (LMICs). Overweight and obesity are also a major global health concern, and while they were once considered conditions specific to the ...  Read More

Protective Effects of Aerobic Intervention on the Profile of Liver Enzymes with Emphasis on AST to ALT ratio in Adult Females with Obesity

Maryam Farbod; Mojtaba Eizadi; Sakineh Davoodzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 4 , October 2018, , Pages 1-7

  Background: Obesity is a worldwide epidemic with a high prevalence of chronic diseases such as metabolic syndrome and fatty liver. Objectives The current study aimed at evaluating the role of aerobic exercise program on aspartate aminotransferase (AST) and alanine aminotransferase (ALT) as enzymes indicative ...  Read More

A Narrative Review of Obesity and Its Associated Complications in Iranian Women

Parvin Mirmiran; Zeinab Ghorbani; Firoozeh Hosseini-Esfahani

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2017, , Pages 1-9

  Context: Obesity is a major public health problem worldwide. This review aimed at providing an updated overview of obesity in Iranian women and its associated complications. Evidence Acquisition: In this narrative review study, related systematic reviews or meta-analysis studies of high ranking journals ...  Read More

Obesity, Lived Experience, and the Self: A Qualitative Study of Overweight People in Iran

Ahmad Kalateh Sadati; Farnaz Rahnavard; Najmeh Ebrahimzadeh; Azam Rezaei

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 1-7

  Background: Obesity is an identity that is the result of the overweight person’s experience and perception of this problem. Objectives: The purpose of this study is to evaluate various aspects of the lived experience and changes in the self for 29 sleeve surgery patients from two hospitals in ...  Read More