Voluntary Fasting to Control Post-Ramadan Weight Gain among Overweight and Obese Women.

@article{Ismail2015VoluntaryFT,
  title={Voluntary Fasting to Control Post-Ramadan Weight Gain among Overweight and Obese Women.},
  author={Suriani Binti Ismail and Khadijah Shamsuddin and Khalib Abdul Latiff and Hazizi Abu Saad and Latifah Abdul Majid and Fadlan Mohd Othman},
  journal={Sultan Qaboos University medical journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={e98-e104}
}
OBJECTIVES This study aimed to examine the effectiveness of an Islamic voluntary fasting intervention to control post-Ramadan weight gain. METHODS This study was conducted between July and November 2011. Two weight loss intervention programmes were developed and implemented among groups of overweight or obese Malay women living in the Malaysian cities of… CONTINUE READING