Sleep during Ramadan intermittent fasting.

  title={Sleep during Ramadan intermittent fasting.},
  author={Rachida Roky and Florian Chapotot and Farid Hakkou and Majda Taoudi Benchekroun and Alain Buguet},
  journal={Journal of sleep research},
  volume={10 4},
During the month of Ramadan intermittent fasting, Muslims eat exclusively between sunset and sunrise, which may affect nocturnal sleep. The effects of Ramadan on sleep and rectal temperature (Tre) were examined in eight healthy young male subjects who reported at the laboratory on four occasions: (i) baseline 15 days before Ramadan (BL); (ii) on the eleventh day of Ramadan (beginning of Ramadan, BR); (iii) on the twenty-fifth day of Ramadan (end of Ramadan, ER); and (iv) 2 weeks after Ramadan… CONTINUE READING
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