Ramadan fasting

Ramadan fasting

The non-consumption of food or fluids from sunrise to sunset during the month of Ramadan, as prescribed in the Quran. Ramadan fasting does not produce adverse effects on the heart, lung, liver, kidney, eyes, haematologic profile, endocrine or neuropsychiatric functions; it is not recommended for noncompliant, poorly controlled and/or pregnant type-1 diabetics.
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Shadow Treasury minister Shabana Mahmood told MPs she would have choked on her Sunday morning cereal when reading the Chancellor's claim that the Tories would govern for working people were it not for her Ramadan fasting.
Parents need to take special care of their children who are initiated into Ramadan fasting for the first time.
The important thing that has become clear is that a non-Muslim can never really understand what Ramadan fasting is all about.
HEALTH officials have urged the public to report anyone seen smoking in public during Ramadan fasting hours.
Most of the passengers were coming back to the city from home after celebrating Eid-al Fitr," Saiful told Reuters, referring to the festival marking the end of the Ramadan fasting month.
Yeganeh Salehi, writing in The National of the UAE, said this combination "appears to have weakened the resolve of Tehran's residents to observe the strict rules of Ramadan fasting, despite the threat of severe punishment if caught.
XINJIANG (TAP) - China has banned its mainly Muslim Xinjiang region from taking part in Ramadan fasting, government websites said.
The study was carried out by a four-person team from the Abu Dhabi government, funded by Abu Dhabi Health Services (SEHA), and UAE University, to find out if pregnant women suffer any blood sugar problems as a result of Ramadan fasting.
Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, has cautioned Muslims 14 centuries ago that the Ramadan fasting should have a real impact on their lives.
Both of the boats were carrying Indonesians heading back to their home country for the Ramadan fasting month.
This was in contrast to a questionnaire-based survey conducted with 15 patients who had RA in India in which 61% of the participants recorded that Ramadan fasting had a positive effect on their disease activity and that this lasted until the next month.
Al-Ahly wants to postpone match with Orlando Pirates to 9 August to avoid Holy Month of Ramadan fasting