Tag: Ramadan

Fasting with diabetes during Ramadan

March 28, 2022

As the holy month of Ramadan approaches, Muslims the world over will be fasting from sunrise to sunset – this means no food or fluids consumed for more than half a day. Most Muslims anticipate the practice, but those living with diabetes struggle with the potential risks fasting brings to their already fragile metabolic state. […]

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Healthy eating tips during Ramadan

May 3, 2021

The Holy month of Ramadan is a time of fasting, sacrifice and prayer: healthy adult Muslims traditionally practice daily fasting from dawn until sunset, by breaking fast at sunset with iftar followed by a pre-dawn meal called suhoor. Ramadan fasting, coupled with practices of self-control, self-discipline, sacrifice and empathy for those less fortunate, can be […]

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