2708, 2015

Lactation: The Lost Art

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As Muslims and health care providers, the question of whether or not breastfeeding is the ideal form of infant nutrition is no mystery. We learn through numerous references in the Quran that extending this relationship […]

1808, 2015

Weight-Loss Journey

By |August 18th, 2015|Categories: Community Blog, Health Promotion|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

“I have to leave the house in 15 minutes or I will be late for my appointment!” You tell yourself this several times before you get up, get ready and head out the door.  You […]

1607, 2015

Eid: Avoiding the Sugar and Carb Madness

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Eid: Avoiding the Sugar and Carb Madness

Prayers have been offered, supplications have been asked and hopefully accepted, Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power) has come and gone, and the last of a blessed month has […]

3006, 2015

King v. Burwell: AMHP Board of Directors Statement on Supreme Court Ruling

By |June 30th, 2015|Categories: Advocacy Activity, Advocacy Diary, AMHP News, Connecting Muslims To Coverage|Tags: , |0 Comments

1706, 2015

Ramadan: Toning the Soul and Body

By |June 17th, 2015|Categories: Community Blog, Health Promotion|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Plates of dates and glasses of milk line the table. Bowls of salad and soup grace the edges while a giant platter of chicken sits majestically in the center. A delectable dessert is cooling on […]

2905, 2015

Mental Health Stigmatized Among Health Professionals

By |May 29th, 2015|Categories: Advocacy Activity, Advocacy Diary, Advocacy Diary, Community Blog, Mental Health|Tags: , |0 Comments

Mental Health Stigmatized Among Health Professionals

I recently received a message from a friend struggling with anxiety and ADHD, who had been prescribed medication by her doctor. Coming from a South Asian Muslim background, her family […]