Date Fruit (Sunnah Food Series #2)

"The pains of labour drove her to the trunk of a date-palm... Do not grieve! Your Lord has placed a small stream at your feet. Shake the trunk of the palm towards you and fresh, ripe dates will drop down onto you. Eat and drink and delight your eyes…" [Qur'an 19:23-26] Research suggests that eating… Continue reading Date Fruit (Sunnah Food Series #2)


CAR T-cell Therapy

  It's been a while... Mortality in cancer is typically determined by the metastatic nature of the disease i.e. the disease becomes more lethal as it spreads throughout the body, whereas the primary tumor can be treated by being surgically removed. For this reason, more than one method of treatment is usually required to treat… Continue reading CAR T-cell Therapy

Depression from a Multidisciplinary Perspective

Depression is another tricky subject matter. While there are many people who genuinely feel that suffering in silence is the best way to go about it, society and culture doesn't do anyone any favours by treating it as taboo. Here's another previously written piece - I really enjoyed researching into this topic, so I decided… Continue reading Depression from a Multidisciplinary Perspective