Journal of Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics


The scientific and research merits (رتبه علمی- پژوهشی) of the Journal of Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics was approved at the 115th meeting of the Medical Commission of the Ministry of Health and Medical Education (dated 14 February 2016).

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Journal of Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics (JNSD) is the official journal of the School of Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Considering high prevalence and growing trends of chronic diseases and their nutritional risk factors, as well as growing problems related to food and nutrition insecurity, research about these issues and their timely publication is essential.

JNSD is an open-access peer-reviewed journal published quarterly. The aim of this journal is to publish results of outstanding studies from basic research to clinical investigations to community nutrition. As an international journal, it will consider original articles, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, invited reviews, editorials, letters to editor and viewpoints. Proceedings of international conferences and symposia may be published as supplements to JNSD. The subject areas include, but are not limited to, the following fields: Public health nutrition, Nutritional epidemiology, Dietary patterns, Community nutrition, Food and nutrition security, Nutrition in disease prevention, Nutritional economics, Nutrition and the environment, Food and nutrition education, Clinical nutrition, Food and drug interactions, Sports nutrition, Nutritional requirements, Nutritional biochemistry, Nutritional immunology, Nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics, Nutritional quality of novel foods, Nutrient interactions, Food safety, Functional foods.

Vol 2, No 5 (2016): AUTUMN

Table of Contents

Original Article(s)

Concurrent Associations between Sleep Duration and Screen Time with Childhood Obesity XML
Azimeh Izadi, Reza Daryabeygi-Khotbesara, Fereshteh Aliasghari, Kourosh Djafarian
The relationship of general and abdominal obesity with self-esteem in Iranian soldier of Tehran barracks XML
Jamal Rahmani, Hamed Kord Varkaneh, Mirsaeed Yekaninejad, Ahmad-Reza Dorostymotlagh
The Interaction between Dietary Pattern and Physical Activity on Sarcopenia in Menopausal Women XML
Reza Mohseni, Afsoun Abdollahi, Mir Saeed Yekaninejad, Zhila Maghbooli, Khadijeh Mirzaei
Food insecurity and some associated socioeconomic factors among children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Tehran: a case control study XML
Hashem Yavari, Ahmadreza Dorosty Motlagh, Fatemeh Ranjbar Kermani, Mostafa Qorbani

Review Article(s)

The role of dietary patterns in the pathogenesis of metabolic syndrome in adolescents XML
Shahnaz Taghizadeh, Mohammad Alizadeh
Curcumin a novel agent targeting inflammatory pathways in obesity XML
Mohsen Sedighiyan, Mina Abdolahi, Niaz Mohammadzadeh Honarvar, Banafshe Hosseini, Kurosh Djafarian

Letter to Editor

The potential role of quercetin supplementation in modulating glucocorticoid-induced hyperglycemia XML
Masoud Khorshidi, Meysam Zarezadeh, Mohammadreza Emami