Can a diabetic fast on Yom Kippur?

Answer On One Hand: Some Diabetics Can Fast for Yom KippurFasting for Yom Kippur is an important Jewish tradition. In many religions, fasting is a way of cleansing the soul and body; diabetics may feel th... Read More »

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How to Have a Yom Kippur Fast?

Yom Kippur is one of the most important Jewish holidays. It is a time to atone for any sins or wrongdoings committed in the previous year. One of the primary observances includes fasting, or comple... Read More »

Can I fast if I am diabetic?

On One Hand: Yes, Some CanIt is possible to fast if you are a diabetic. According to, "If controlled strictly through diet and you have not reached the point where you are taking med... Read More »

Just done a 9 hour fast and my blood sugar is 6.5 mmol is that a pre diabetic?

When does Yom Kippur end?

According to the Hebrew calendar, Jewish holiday Yom Kippur ends at sunset on the tenth day of the month Tishrei. The day typically corresponds to a different secular calendar date each year, usual... Read More »