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The effect of interaction between Melanocortin-4 receptor polymorphism and dietary factors on the risk of metabolic syndrome
© 2016 Koochakpoor et al. Background: Controversial data is available on the effect of the Melanocortin-4 receptor (MC4R) gene variation on metabolic syndrome (MetS) and ineffectiveness of diet in managing MetS. Effects ...
Eneficial effects of broccoli sprouts and its bioactive compound sulforaphane in management of type 2 diabetes
© 2016 by Nova Science Publishers, Inc. All rights reserved. Young broccoli sprouts are rich sources of many bioactive compounds, especially sulforaphane (SFN). Studies have shown that SFN has the potential to activate the ...
Serum nitric oxide metabolites are associated with the risk of hypertriglyceridemic-waist phenotype in women: Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study
© 2015 Elsevier Inc. Background and aim There are some controversial issues regarding the association of nitric oxide and obesity-related states. This study was conducted to investigate whether serum nitric oxide metabolites ...
Dietary phytochemical index and the risk of insulin resistance and β-cell dysfunction: A prospective approach in Tehran lipid and glucose study
© 2015 Taylor & Francis. Background: In this study, we aimed to investigate the association of dietary phytochemical index (DPI) with insulin resistance, β-cell dysfunction, and insulin sensitivity. Methods: This ...
Dietary consumption of advanced glycation end products and risk of metabolic syndrome
© 2016 Taylor & Francis. Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a complex disorder which has become one of the major public health challenges worldwide. This study was conducted to evaluate the association between dietary advanced ...
Efficacy of glutamine-enriched enteral feeding formulae in critically ill patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
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Effects of nigella sativa on cardiovascular risk factors
© 2016, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences. All right reserved. Background and purpose: In recent years the role of nutrition and herbal medicine are considered in the control of cardiovascular risk factors. The aim ...
Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption and risk of generaland abdominal obesity in iranian adults: Tehran lipid and glucose study
© 2015, Iranian Journal of Public Health. All Rights reserved. Background:General and abdominal obesity are major global health problems. This cross-sectional study was conducted to evaluate the association between consumption ...
Relationship of food security with type 2 diabetes and its risk factors in Tehranian adults
© 2015 Hasan-Ghomi M. Background: As food insecurity has negative effects on health, the aim of this study was to determine the relationship between household food security and type 2 diabetes mellitus and its related risk ...
Fast food intake increases the incidence of metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents: Tehran lipid and glucose study
© 2015 Asghari et al. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the ...