ABDOMINAL OBESITY IN ADULTS: PREVALENCE AND RELATED FACTORS

Maryam Esmaeili1, Maryam Eskafi Noghani2, Amirhosein Basirimoghadam3, Mehrdad Kianmehr4, Mustafa Pouryousef5, Hamid Rasekhi6, Mojtaba Kianmehr7

1Social Development and Health Promotion Research Center, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences,
Gonabad, Iran
2Department of Social Sciences, Faculty of Humanities, Islamic Azad University Gonabad Branch,
Gonabad, Iran
3Faculty of Medicine, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences, Gonabad, Iran
4Department of Nutrition Sciences, Varastegan Institute for Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
5Department of Human Sciences, Shahid Rajaei Institute for Teacher Training, Torbat Heydariyeh,
Iran
6Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Nutrition Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical
Sciences, Tehran, Iran
7Department of Medical Physics, Faculty of Medicine, Gonabad University of Medical Sciences,
Gonabad, Iran