Diabetes and Ramadan – info from Diabetes UK
Diabetes UK has released a fantastic new resource page for the management of diabetes during Ramadam, developed in partnership with the Muslim Council of Britain’s Diabetes Advisory Group. Information covered includes:
- Choosing whether to fast, including risks to be aware of and planning to fast safely
- Testing blood sugars during the fast
- Healthier food and drink choices during Ramadam
- Alternatives to fasting
Useful factsheets summaries can also be downloaded in multiple languages and stories are included from real life patients on how they manage their diabetes during Ramadam.
For more information, please see the Diabetes UK website.