Category Archives: Health Corner

Ask Allaah for Good Health and Employ the Means to a Good Health


Imaam Sadi (rahimahullaah) said: Medical Remedy Is Founded Upon Three Fundamental Affairs: [1]Preservation of health through engagement in beneficial activities; [2]Protection of (oneself) from harmful things; [3]To repel those harmful things the body is exposed to. All medical remedies revolve … Continue reading

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“Know that this world is the harvest field of the hereafter…”


Narrated Ibn Abbas (radiallaahu anhu) that the Prophet (sallallaahu `alayhi wa sallaam) said, “There are two blessings which many people lose: (they are) Health and Free Time for doing good.” [Sahih Bukhari Volume 8 Hadeeth 421] Ibn Al-Jawzi (rahimahullaah) said: … Continue reading

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Medicinal Treatment With Unlawful Substances Is Impermissible


Shaikh ul-Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah explains the impermissibility of seeking treatment through that which is unlawful (haraam), and clarifies that the analogy between the permissibility of eating that which is unlawful out of necessity and between medicinal treatment through that which … Continue reading

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Why Butter Is Better


Butter is a natural food with many health benefits, and when eaten in moderation does not cause disease, in fact it contains many beneficial substances that protect the body against disease. The scholar Ibn al-Qayyim in his Prophetic Medicine mentioned … Continue reading

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Hijaamah (Cupping Therapy) as Therapy and Medicine


Cupping (hijama) has been practised for over 7000 years and can be traced back to the ancient Egyptians, Babylonians and ancient Chinese civilisations. It pre-dates the revelation of the Qur’an, but its practice has been firmly established by the Sunnah … Continue reading

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Can a believer become mentally ill? What is the treatment for that according to sharee’ah?


Shaykh Ibn ‘Uthaymeen (may Allaah have mercy on him) was asked: Can a believer become mentally ill? What is the treatment for that according to sharee’ah? Please note that modern medicine treats these illnesses with modern medicines only. He replied: … Continue reading

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Ibn Al-Qayyim: Superiority of the Prophetic Medicine Over All Other Medicine


Imam Ibn al-Qayyim said in his excellent work, Zaad al-Ma’aad (3/97-98), after discussing the benefits of honey in relation to the man who was advised by the Messenger (alayhis salaam) to treat the ailment of his stomach with honey: وليس … Continue reading

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Beware of Overeating!


In the name of Allaah, the Most Beneficent, Bestower of Mercy, Hadeeth #1476: On the authority of al-Miqdaam ibn Ma’deekarib, radiyallaahu ‘anhu, who said: The Messenger of Allaah (sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “No child of Aadam ever filled a … Continue reading

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Prophet’s medicine on treating Headaches


HEADACHES usually occur when the head becomes hot due to the pressure of a septic vapor that accumulates near it seeking a way out of the body, but fails. The pressure of the vapor intensifies, just as a pot that … Continue reading

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The virtues of Zamzam water


Imaam Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyah (may Allaah have mercy on him) said: Zamzam water is the best and noblest of all waters, the highest in status, the dearest to people, the most precious and valuable to them. It was dug by … Continue reading

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