Polysomnographic Findings between Obese and Non-Obese Pediatrics with Obstructive Sleep Apnea
1. Polysomnographic Findings between Obese and Non-Obese Pediatrics with Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Masoume Mansouri; Saeed Sadr; Hoormehr Nozari; Elnaz Parsarad; Heshmat Ghasemi; Zahrasadat Mohammadi; Shabnam Jalilolghadr

Volume 9, Issue 12 , December 2021, , Pages 14929-14940

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.52231.4151

Abstract
  Background: The prevalence of childhood obesity, which is associated with the health risk of OSA, is increasing. This study aimed to assess the polysomnographic findings of obese and ...  Read More
Gender Modify the Effect of Birth Weight on Later Obesity Risk among Primary School Pupils: A Community-Based Case-Control Study
2. Gender Modify the Effect of Birth Weight on Later Obesity Risk among Primary School Pupils: A Community-Based Case-Control Study

Dariush Bastam; Reza Vazirinejad; Golnaz Sharifnia; Mohsen Rezaeian; Hasan Ahmadinia

Volume 9, Issue 7 , July 2021, , Pages 13925-13936

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.51337.4081

Abstract
    Background The researchers do not prove the effect of birth weight on childhood obesity, so far. This study aimed at providing evidence on the effect of birth weight on obesity ...  Read More
Evaluation of Neck Circumference as Potential Marker for Metabolic Syndrome in Children
3. Evaluation of Neck Circumference as Potential Marker for Metabolic Syndrome in Children

Mostafa Fazeli; Mohammad Mohammad-Zadeh; Zahra Meshkat; Gordon Ferns; Hamidreza Bahrami-Taghanaki; Majid Ghayour-Mobarhan

Volume 9, Issue 6 , June 2021, , Pages 13865-13874

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.52029.4137

Abstract
  Background: Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is complicated condition especially in pediatrics. For better MetS definition, marker discovery are interested. More accurate simple indices may ...  Read More
The Effects of Fasting in Ramadan on the Risk Factors of COVID-19 in Adolescents: A Brief Review
4. The Effects of Fasting in Ramadan on the Risk Factors of COVID-19 in Adolescents: A Brief Review

Emad Behboudi; Amrollah Shamsi; Vahideh Hamidi-Sofiani; Morteza Oladnabi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 12835-12842

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.53182.4214

Abstract
  Each year, many of Muslims including children and adolescents fast in Ramadan. This year, the month of Ramadan is in the period of the outbreak of COVID-19, and due to its spread, fighting ...  Read More
Anaerobic Gymnastics Exercises Evoke Systemic Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor in Obese and Normal-Weight Children
5. Anaerobic Gymnastics Exercises Evoke Systemic Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor in Obese and Normal-Weight Children

Vahid Saleh; Roghayyeh Afroundeh; Marefat Siahkohiyan; Asadollah Asadi

Volume 8, Issue 12 , December 2020, , Pages 12533-12544

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48291.3890

Abstract
  Background Studies have shown that exercises that are anaerobic and produce lactate affect the level of Brain-derived neurotrophic family (BDNF). This study aimed to evaluate and compare ...  Read More
Association of Major Dietary Patterns and Overweight/Obesity in Female Adolescents Living in North West of Iran
6. Association of Major Dietary Patterns and Overweight/Obesity in Female Adolescents Living in North West of Iran

Bahareh Seyyedin; Arezoo Rezazadeh; Nasrin Omidvar; Farid Zayeri; Sakineh Nouri-Saeedlou

Volume 8, Issue 11 , November 2020, , Pages 12487-12501

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.50871.4047

Abstract
  Background: Obesity and overweight is a great concern in adolescence that would have impact on adulthood. This study was conducted to identify major dietary patterns and their relation ...  Read More
Comparison of Health Promoting Lifestyle Predictors in High School Students with and without Overweight and Obesity: An Application of Health Promotion
7. Comparison of Health Promoting Lifestyle Predictors in High School Students with and without Overweight and Obesity: An Application of Health Promotion

Zeinab Dehjan; Marzie Mahmoodi; Homamodin Javadzade; Mahnoush Reisi

Volume 8, Issue 5 , May 2020, , Pages 11297-11309

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2020.48430.3898

Abstract
  Background: Adolescents who have overweight and obesity face many physical and psychological problems and this condition may extend to adult life. The aim of this study was to compare ...  Read More
Prevention Strategies and Guidelines to Manage Obesity in Children and Young People
8. Prevention Strategies and Guidelines to Manage Obesity in Children and Young People

Khetam Al-Awamreh; Abdullah Alkhawaldeh; Sami Aloush; Intima Alrimawi; Mohammad Al Qadire; Mohammad Suliman; Manar Al-Azzam; Omar Khraisat; Moawiah Khatatbeh; Mohammed ALBashtawy

Volume 7, Issue 9 , September 2019, , Pages 10043-10047

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.40813.3447

Abstract
  Obesity in children and young people is a significant public health issue. It can be associated with adverse health, economic and social implications. It is argued that preventing obesity ...  Read More
Using the Theory of Planned Behavior to Explain Intent to Consume Sugar-Sweetened Beverages among Secondary School Students
9. Using the Theory of Planned Behavior to Explain Intent to Consume Sugar-Sweetened Beverages among Secondary School Students

Seyyed Mortaza Mousavi; Naser Sharafkhani; Parisa Didarloo; Alireza Didarloo

Volume 7, Issue 5 , May 2019, , Pages 9413-9422

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2019.37613.3266

Abstract
  Background: The high prevalence of overweight and obesity in children is closely correlated with the increasing consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs).The purpose of this study ...  Read More
The Prevalence of Obesity, Technological Device Usage, Physical Activity and their Relationship with Spirometry Indicators among Children in Isfahan City, Iran
10. The Prevalence of Obesity, Technological Device Usage, Physical Activity and their Relationship with Spirometry Indicators among Children in Isfahan City, Iran

Rohola Shirzadi; Farzad Masiha; Safoura Navaei; Hosein Rafiemanesh; Zakieh Ostad-Ahmadi; Emad Bahraminia; Seyed Hossein Mirlohi; Seyed Javad Sayedi; Gholamreza Azizi; Mohammadreza Modaresi

Volume 6, Issue 11 , November 2018, , Pages 8537-8547

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.32467.2863

Abstract
   Background: The decrease in physical activities following increased usage of computer and digital games has led to serious health consequences in children. This study investigates ...  Read More
The Impact of Adolescent Friendships on Unhealthy Eating Behaviors of Overweight and Obese Adolescents: A Qualitative Study
11. The Impact of Adolescent Friendships on Unhealthy Eating Behaviors of Overweight and Obese Adolescents: A Qualitative Study

Mohammad Bagherniya; Firoozeh Mostafavi Darani; Seyed Ali Keshavarz; Sara Movahhed; Ramesh Allipour-Birgani; Manoj Sharma; Mohammad Safarian; Ali Taghipour

Volume 6, Issue 10 , October 2018, , Pages 8385-8398

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.29502.2587

Abstract
  Background: Childhood obesity has reached epidemic proportions and become one the most important public health issues globally. One of the significant determinants of childhood obesity-related ...  Read More
The Effect of Educational Intervention on Body Mass Index and Thyroid Function Tests in Children and Adolescents with Obesity and Overweight
12. The Effect of Educational Intervention on Body Mass Index and Thyroid Function Tests in Children and Adolescents with Obesity and Overweight

Neda Ebrahimi; Fatemeh Taheri; Mitra Moodi; Mahmoud Zardast

Volume 6, Issue 8 , August 2018, , Pages 8101-8110

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.27747.2403

Abstract
  Background Studies declare the possibility of thyroid abnormalities in the obese patients and return of normal thyroid activities after weight loss. Therefore in this study, the effect ...  Read More
Life Style Management of Pediatric Obesity based on Traditional Persian Medicine: A Narrative Review
13. Life Style Management of Pediatric Obesity based on Traditional Persian Medicine: A Narrative Review

Leily Hamidnia; Mohsen Nematy; Ali Taghipour; Roghayeh Javan; Roshanak Salari; Marjan Mahjour; Malihe Motavasselian

Volume 6, Issue 6 , June 2018, , Pages 7759-7768

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2018.29765.2625

Abstract
  Obesity is a major risk factor for many diseases in children. Considering the widespread pandemic of pediatric obesity, developing more strategies for life style management of this ...  Read More
Analysis of Weight Control among Overweight and Obese Iranian Adolescents: Application of the Trans-theoretical Model
14. Analysis of Weight Control among Overweight and Obese Iranian Adolescents: Application of the Trans-theoretical Model

Mehdi Haghi; Seyed Saeed Mazloomy Mahmoodabad; Hassan Mozaffari-Khosravi; Heydar Eslami Shahrbabaki; Hossein Fallahzadeh; Mohammad Rafati fard

Volume 6, Issue 2 , February 2018, , Pages 7013-7022

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.23310.1959

Abstract
  Background The world-wide prevalence of overweight and obesity among children and adolescents has reached an alarming level and become a major health problem in today’s world. ...  Read More
Health Related Quality of Life and Weight Self-Efficacy of Life Style among Normal-Weight, Overweight and Obese Iranian Adolescents: A Case Control Study
15. Health Related Quality of Life and Weight Self-Efficacy of Life Style among Normal-Weight, Overweight and Obese Iranian Adolescents: A Case Control Study

Seyedeh Fatemeh Miri; Maryam Javadi; Chung-Ying Lin; Khadijeh Irandoost; Arezoo Rezazadeh; Amir Pakpour

Volume 5, Issue 11 , November 2017, , Pages 5975-5984

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.25554.2173

Abstract
  Background: Identifying and investigating the factors influencing self-efficacy and eventually health related quality of life (HRQoL) can be an important step toward the prevention ...  Read More
Differences in response to conventional vitamin D therapy among obese and normal weight children and adolescents in Qazvin, Iran
16. Differences in response to conventional vitamin D therapy among obese and normal weight children and adolescents in Qazvin, Iran

Fatemeh Saffari; Parisa Shahroodi; Sonia Oveisi; Neda Esmailzadehha; Fatemeh Hajmanoochehri; Shabnam Jalilolghadr; Ali Homaei

Volume 5, Issue 9 , September 2017, , Pages 5725-5732

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.22473.1880

Abstract
  Background: Vitamin D (Vit D) deficiency is one of the major nutritional deficiencies in children. Obesity has inverse association with vitamin D levels. The aim of this study was to ...  Read More
Effects of the Educational Intervention on some Health Belief Model Constructs regarding the Prevention of Obesity in Students
17. Effects of the Educational Intervention on some Health Belief Model Constructs regarding the Prevention of Obesity in Students

Ahmadreza Noorbakhsh; Firoozeh Mostafavi; Hossein Shahnazi

Volume 5, Issue 8 , August 2017, , Pages 5561-5570

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.24632.2077

Abstract
  Background Obesity causes depression and undermines mental health in adolescents. It is also related to adulthood diseases and mortality. The current study drew upon an educational ...  Read More
Effect of Comprehensive Health Promotion Program on Quality of Life, Weight, and Physical Activity among Iranian Overweight School-age Girls
18. Effect of Comprehensive Health Promotion Program on Quality of Life, Weight, and Physical Activity among Iranian Overweight School-age Girls

Saeedeh Jafarzadeh; Sima Mohammad Khan Kermanshahi; Ali Khani Jeihooni

Volume 5, Issue 4 , April 2017, , Pages 4671-4681

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2017.21126.1774

Abstract
  Background Prevalence of overweight and obesity in children and its trend in recent years has taken a worrying figure. Overweight in childhood is the most important cause of adulthood ...  Read More
Compare the Relative Frequency of Thyroid Function Disorders in Obese and Overweight Children with Non-Obese Children; a Case-Control Study
19. Compare the Relative Frequency of Thyroid Function Disorders in Obese and Overweight Children with Non-Obese Children; a Case-Control Study

Neda Ebrahimi; Fatemeh Taheri; Mitra Moodi; Mahmoud Zardast

Volume 4, Issue 12 , December 2016, , Pages 4021-4031

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.7605

Abstract
  BackgroundChildhood obesity has become a global epidemic. In the recent studies has reported risk of thyroid dysfunction due to obesity. Therefore, this study intends to compare the ...  Read More
Dietary Habits and Health Related Behaviors in Iranian Children and Adolescents: The CASPIAN- IV Study
20. Dietary Habits and Health Related Behaviors in Iranian Children and Adolescents: The CASPIAN- IV Study

Fatemeh Azizi-Soleiman; Mohammad Esmaeel lMotlagh; Mostafa Qorbani; Ramin Heshmat; Gelayol Ardalan; Morteza Mansourian; Roya Kelishadi

Volume 4, Issue 7 , July 2016, , Pages 2087-2097

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.6975

Abstract
  Background: Obesity has a growing global epidemic with several risk factors including lifestyle habits, physical activity, and prolonged screen time. This study aimed to compare the ...  Read More
Increases of Obesity and Overweight in Children: an Alarm for Parents and Policymakers
21. Increases of Obesity and Overweight in Children: an Alarm for Parents and Policymakers

Gholam Hasan Khadaee; Masumeh Saeidi

Volume 4, Issue 4 , April 2016, , Pages 1591-1601

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.6677

Abstract
  Childhood obesity is one of the most serious public health challenges of the 21st century. The problem is global and is steadily affecting many low- and middle-income countries, particularly ...  Read More
Evaluation the Response to Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency in Iranian Overweight/obese Children
22. Evaluation the Response to Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency in Iranian Overweight/obese Children

Shahsanam Gheibi; Ahmad Ali Nikibakhsh; Roghayyeh Goshaderou

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2016, , Pages 1305-1313

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/ijp.2016.6444

Abstract
  Background Recently the prevalence of obesity and its comorbidities has increased in children, in the worldwide. Some evidences show that there is a reverse relation between the serum ...  Read More