Medicine

The UK prides itself on its rich and diverse population, within which many religious and personal beliefs are observed. Many of these beliefs may be associated with dietary restrictions, so it is important to consider religious or personal beliefs when prescribing and dispensing medicines for patients. Islam: eating and drinkingContinue Reading…

The hype: Cannabis oil is often heralded as a treatment to destroy or shrink cancerous tumors, as well as a cure for diabetes, ulcers, arthritis, migraines, insomnia, infections, and many other diseases. Also called marijuana oil or hemp oil, it’s extracted from marijuana plants, often with higher proportion of aContinue Reading…

I am asked about how can something be allowed in Islam where the natural way someone looks is being altered, ie altering Allah’s given features. I’d like to state at the outset, the sources of the opinion below are listed at the end. It is often said that an actContinue Reading…