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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According to our results, 3 months after Ramadan fasting, respiratory muscle function reflected by MIP and PIF was better than in Ramadan month and this effect was not seen when weight difference of persons was regarded as a covariate.
Level of knowledge among Malaysian medical staff on Ramadan fasting and medical treatment case study.
Fereidoun Azizi from Iran delivering Thematic lecture on Ramadan Fasting and Diabetes Mellitus said that about fifty million Muslims with diabetes fast each year.
The important thing that has become clear is that a non-Muslim can never really understand what Ramadan fasting is all about.
Muslims elsewhere expected the start of the Ramadan fasting on Wednesday in Saudi Arabia and Thursday in the US and in Europe-although information would ultimately come from the rule of the moon-sighting by the naked eye as prescribed by the Koran, Ali said.
Cotabato City - As patience began to wear out among thousands of Maranao people observing Ramadan fasting without electricity, the hierarchy of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) is giving a shot at pacifying protagonists in the dispute behind the power outage in Lanao del Sur for a possible "humanitarian" option.
Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, has cautioned Muslims 14 centuries ago that the Ramadan fasting should have a real impact on their lives.
Habib ur Rehman added that moon sighting is necessary for commencement of Ramadan fasting and for celebration of Eid if we follow the order of the Holy Quran.
So Muslims get ready to celebrate Eid after the successful completion of Ramadan fasting.
Ramadan Fasting & the Olympics The dilemma for Muslim athletes in London this summer is to fast or to run.