Effect of Zinc Supplementation on Anthropometric Parameters of Male School Children

Ashraf Mohammadzadeh; Ezzat Khodashenas; Ahmad Shah Farhat; Nafiseh Pourbadakhshan; Ali Jafarzadeh Esfehani; Mehdi Sohrabi; Aradokht Vaezi

Volume 10, Issue 4 , December 2023, , Pages 58-62


  Introduction: Zinc has a key role in reproductive physiology, immune modulation, growth, and development. To determine the effect of zinc supplements on the anthropometry of healthy 6-yearold children.Methods: In this double-blind placebo-controlled trial was carried out on 40 children 6-7 years old. ...  Read More

A Comparative Study of Micronutrient Levels in Pregnant Women With and Without Gestational Diabetes

Ashraf Mohammadzadeh; Nafiseh Pourbadakhshan; Ahmad Shah Farhat; Azin Vaezi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , March 2023, , Pages 10-14


  Introduction: Gestational diabetes is a multifactorial disease that genetic and environmental factors affect insulin sensitivity. This study was designed with consideration towards the importance of micronutrients in carbohydrate metabolism.Methods: The present case-control study was performed on 100 ...  Read More