medical treatment

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Using sperm donor to have baby

Answered by Askimam.org

Me and my wife are trying to have baby for last four years but not luck. When we checked with our Doctors, we found I have no sperms due to Unknow issue. Could not find any solutions for this. We tried to adopts a baby in Canada but not luck. We try to adopt a… read more »

Defective eyebrows

Answered by Askimam.org

Salaama alaikum wr wb My question is regarding my eyebrows which, as a result of an accident have become augmented. I have scars on both eyebrows: one is more visible and the hair no longer grows where the scar is located; the other has faded but the hair is sparse. This effects half of both… read more »

Can we follow more than one scholar in islam?

Answered by Fatwa.ca

Question Can we follow more than one scholar in islam? Answer Bismillahi Ta’ala, Walaikum Assalam Warahmatullah, There is a statement in arabic which says, “For every field has its people”. While we understand that it is most safe to restrict oneself to one scholar and follow him, yet if one has access to multiple scholars… read more »

Medical Insurance From Employer

Answered by ShariahBoard.org

AssalamoAlaikum Mufti Saheb,   My current employer offers 3 different health care benefit packages.  Core is the most basic with $0 health premium paid by employee (my self), Enhance is medium plan where employee pay around $34 / month health premium.  And Elite is the top package with $81 / month price tag.  LTD (Long… read more »

Cadaver Tissue Usage in Medical Treatment

Answered by ShariahBoard.org

As-Salāmu ‘Alaykum     I have visited the Doctor today to discuss and schedule the knee surgery, he has given few options to repair/replace my ACL. What is Islamic perspective regarding the use of Cadaver Tissue Insha’Allah.   1. Cadaver Tissue can be used and quick recovery. 2. Using my own Tissue be used and longer recovery and… read more »

Smoking Cigarettes

Answered by ShariahBoard.org

Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah Respected Mufti, is smoking cigarettes considered haram? What will be the ruling about a husband who before the marriage said he does not smoke but afterwards it was found out that he does actually smoke? JazakAllah Khair for your response. Walaikumassalam Warahmatullah الجواب وباللہ التوفیق Smoking cigarette by itself, even if it does… read more »

Is Smoking Weed Halal?

Answered by ShariahBoard.org

Assalamualaikum Warahmatullah I am an Egyptian Muslim. My question is regarding marijuana (weed). Since in many States of United States of America weed has been legalized and a lot of its healing benefits have also been found, is it now halal to use it or is it haram? Walaikumassalam warahmatullah الجواب وباللہ التوفیق Using the… read more »

Question on a Medicine Ingredient

Answered by ShariahBoard.org

Assalamualaikum, Our five years old son has very early onset chrohns, and in order to avoid some heavy medications to treat him, we are opting for some probiotics and supplements from a small holistic clinic (alternative medicine). One of the dietary supplements prescribed is called SPM Active: Specialized Pro-resolving Mediators and comes in a soft… read more »

Cupping on the head and shoulders

Answered by HadithAnswers.com

Is the following Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Abu Kabshah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) used to undergo cupping on the head and between his shoulders and used to say “Whosoever removes this blood it will not harm him that he does not take any other medical treatment/medicine”   Answer Imam Abu Dawud (rahimahullah)… read more »

Medical Insurance

Answered by IslamicPortal.co.uk

The National Health Service (NHS) in the UK provides a free health service to British residents. However, their service has deteriorated significantly over the past few years. Sometimes it takes patients twenty-four hours to be seen in emergency situations whilst it could take months before an operation is carried out. The quality of care has… read more »