The Potential Role of Metformin as a Weight Loss Drug in Non-Diabetic Individuals: A Comprehensive Review

Ubaid Khan; Behdad Dehbandi; Hafiz Muhammad Waqas Siddique; Muhammd Farhan Akhtar; Zabeeh Ullah

Volume 8, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 139-144

  Recent clinical research studies evaluated metformin's potential effects as a weight-reducing drug in non-diabetic individuals despite its glucose-lowering effects. Metformin reduces weight by acting on the appetite regulatory pathways, peripheral fat metabolism, and averse unfavorable fat storage. Clinical ...  Read More

Malnutrition associated with head and neck cancers

Sharifeh Haghjoo

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2015, , Pages 76-79

  Cancerous patients, under the chemotherapy or radiotherapy, are at high risk of malnutrition due to the associated complications with the treatment procedures such as chewing problems, dysphagia, nausea etc. Considering the patients’ history of alcohol consumption, smoking or any other diseases ...  Read More