Physiology of Ramadan fasting

Bonakdaran, Shokoufeh (2016) Physiology of Ramadan fasting. Journal of Fasting and Health, 4 (2). pp. 64-69.

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Abstract

Considering the emphasis of Islam on the importance of fasting, Muslims attempt to fast from dawn until sunset during the holy month of Ramadan. Fasting is associated with several benefits for normal and healthy individuals. However, it could pose high risks to the health of diabetic patients due to certain physiological changes. This study aimed to compare the physiological changes associated with fasting in healthy individuals and diabetic patients during Ramadan. Furthermore, we reviewed the domestic articles published in this regard.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WD Nutrition Disease and metabolic diseases
QT physiology
Divisions: Journals > J Fasting And Health
Depositing User: fasting fasting
Date Deposited: 25 Sep 2017 16:13
Last Modified: 25 Sep 2017 16:13
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/3947

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