About the Journal

  • E-ISSN: 2981-2569
  • Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Hadi Nobari
  • Owner: Institute for Social Study and Research 
  • Publisher: KMAN Publication Inc. (KMANPUB)
  • Contact emails:   / healthnexusjournal@gmail.com
  • Open access: YES
  • Peer-review: Yes (Open Peer-review)

Health Nexus is a multidisciplinary journal dedicated to publishing and disseminating groundbreaking research in human health. This journal uniquely focuses on the synergistic relationship among four key areas: sports sciences, psychology, public health, and emerging technologies in health. By embracing this diverse yet interconnected scope, Health Nexus serves as a dynamic platform for researchers to present their latest findings and contribute significantly to the enhancement of human health and well-being.

The journal invites a wide array of submissions, including original research articles, comprehensive reviews, insightful meta-analyses, theoretical explorations, and practical applications. These contributions are expected to advance knowledge and understanding in each of the journal's core areas: sports sciences' role in physical and mental health, psychological perspectives on wellness, public health strategies for community and global health improvement, and the transformative impact of emerging technologies in healthcare.

Health Nexus is committed to fostering the development of evidence-based practices and interventions. By integrating research from sports sciences, psychology, public health, and emerging technologies in health, the journal aims to offer a holistic view of human health. This approach ensures the promotion of well-being in all aspects of life, encouraging innovative solutions to health challenges in today's rapidly evolving world.

Announcements

Call for Papers

2023-11-21

We are pleased to announce a call for papers for the upcoming special section on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Health in our esteemed journal "Health Nexus". This section is dedicated to fostering a deeper understanding of AI's role and impact in various health-related fields, including Sports Sciences, Psychology, and Public Health.

Join us in exploring the dynamic interplay between artificial intelligence and health, and contribute to a future where technology enhances wellbeing in diverse and meaningful ways. We welcome empirical research, systematic reviews, and cross-disciplinary studies that explore both the innovative applications of AI and its potential challenges and ethical implications in these areas:

Read more about Call for Papers

Current Issue

Vol. 2 No. 3 (2024): Serial Number 7
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Published: 2024-07-01

Articles

  • Comparison of Executive Functions and Resilience in Two Groups of Cannabis Users and Non-Users

    Ezzatollah Ahmadi (Corresponding Author); Mahdi Chitsaz (Author)
    101-107
    https://doi.org/10.61838/
  • Comparison of Sexual Self-Efficacy, 5-Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid Levels, and White Blood Cell Counts in Women with Orgasmic Disorder and Healthy Controls

    Ilnaz Zarghami (Author); Masoud Mohammadi (Corresponding Author)
    1-7
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.1
  • The Effectiveness of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy on Pain Intensity, Childhood Trauma, Perfectionism, and Psychological Flexibility in Patients with Chronic Pain

    Parviz Alizadeh (Author); Shirin Kooshki (Corresponding Author); Hajar Tarvirdizadeh (Author)
    8-17
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.2
  • The Moderating Role of Perceived Social Support in the Relationship Between Professional Quality of Life, PTSD Symptoms, and Psychological Well-Being of Nurses in Karbala

    Abbas Adnan Kamel (Author); Ali Mahdad (Corresponding Author); Ahmed Abdulkadhim Johni, Ilnaz Sajjadian (Author)
    18-26
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.3
  • Documenting the Physical and Psychological Consequences of COVID-19

    Reza Ghaffarzadeh Namazi (Corresponding Author); Aghil Mohseni Rad, Aboalghasem Isamorad (Author)
    27-33
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.4
  • Comparison of the Effectiveness of Lifestyle-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Semantic Cognitive Restructuring Therapy on Pain Perception in Patients with Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Mozhgan Akbari Ebtekar (Author); Seyedeh Olia Emadian (Corresponding Author); Bahram Mirzaian (Author)
    34-41
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.5
  • Effectiveness of Group Hypnotherapy on Stress and Metacognitive Beliefs in Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis

    Ebrahim Habibi Khalifehloo (Author); Farah Naderi (Corresponding Author); Saeed Bakhtiarpour, Naser Seraj Khorami (Author)
    42-48
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.6
  • Examining the Relationship Between Problematic Social Media Use and Dark Personality Traits with the Mediating Role of Emotion Regulation and Self-Compassion in Adult Instagram Users in Tehran

    Sara Jamshidi (Author); Azam Noferesti (Corresponding Author); Hojjatollah Farahani (Author)
    49-59
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.7
  • The Role of Health Risk Assessment Techniques in Controlling Air Pollution: A Mini Review

    Reza Kiaei (Author); Alireza Pardakhti (Corresponding Author); Mohammad Ali Zahed (Author)
    60-70
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.8
  • Qualitative Analysis of Barriers and Facilitators to Cancer Screening in Low-Income Communities

    Michael E Singer, Mathias Bastholm (Author); Haixin Qiu (Corresponding Author)
    71-79
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.9
  • Healthcare Providers' Perspectives on the Implementation of Patient-Centered Care Models in Hospitals

    Oriana Piskorz-Ryń, Geoffrey Olsen (Author); Valerie Karstensen (Corresponding Author); Daniela Gottschlich (Author)
    80-88
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.10
  • The effect of aerobic exercise and ethanolic extract of rice bran on the expression of Acetyl-CoA Carboxylase and HMGCR genes in the liver tissue of rats fed with a high-fat diet

    Shokofe Maleki (Author); Mohammad Ali Azarbayjani (Corresponding Author); Shahin Riyahi Malayeri, Maghsoud Peeri , Saleh Rahmati Ahmadabad (Author)
    89-100
    https://doi.org/10.61838/kman.hn.2.3.11
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