News: Islam, Ramadan and Fasting

In health care workshops we often talk about diet and nutrition, including religious fasting. An issue that arises not infrequently is fasting during Ramadan and what that might mean for medication schedules.

As Ramadan begins, Asian News out of the UK has a piece on this very issue – for those who provide care for Muslim patients (or are just plain interested) you can check it out here (there’s also a short video clip on the home page, just scroll down).