- Prevalence of overweight and obesity in adolescent Tehrani students, 2000-2001: an epidemic health problemB Mohammadpour-Ahranjani
Department of Nutrition Research, National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Shaheed Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, PO Box 19395 4741, Tehran, Iran
Public Health Nutr 7:645-8. 2004..Evidence suggests that adolescence is a critical period in determining adulthood obesity and its complications. The present study was carried out to assess the prevalence of overweight and obesity among secondary school students...
- Prevalence of obesity in IranA Rashidi
National Nutrition and Food Technology Research Institute, Sh Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Obes Rev 6:191-2. 2005..There are however, great differences between different provinces. Urgent preventive strategies are needed to simultaneously tackle both forms of malnutrition in the country...
- Social factors and pregnancy weight gain in relation to infant birth weight: a study in public health centers in Rasht, IranM Maddah
Department of Human Nutrition, School of Public Health, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Iran
Eur J Clin Nutr 59:1208-12. 2005..This study aimed to examine the relationship between total pregnancy weight gain, maternal educational level, working status and infant birth weight among mothers and infants in urban health centers in Rasht, Iran...