Ramadan is the ninth month in the Islamic calendar. It is a period of prayer, fasting, charity-giving and self-accountability for Muslims. More detailed information on Ramadan can be found by clicking here.

Fasting in Ramadan has many spiritual and health benefits, however for some people with diabetes, fasting can be dangerous or can cause some health problems. A Ramadan and diabetes guide for patients has been compiled by the Muslim Council of Britain and will help answer any questions or concerns regarding this.