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Omar said: “Duaa (Supplication) is suspended between heaven and earth and none of it is taken up until you send blessings upon your Prophet salla-lahu alayhi wa aalihi wa sahbihi sallam.” [At-Tirmidhi]

عن عمرَ بنِ الخطابِ قال : “إن الدعاءَ موقوفٌ بينَ السماءِ والأرضِ، لا يَصْعَدُ منه شيءٌ حتى تُصَلِّيَ على نبيِّك صلى الله عليه وآله وصحبه وسلم.”  صحيح الترمذي

Time, Space and Everything in Between: The Astrophysics Quiz

standret/iStock/ThinkstockThe field of astrophysics covers some of the biggest questions about the universe. How did it form? What will happen to it? How do solar systems form? What are stars made of? Is time travel possible? Test your knowledge of astrophysics with this quiz.
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Usamah ibn Zaid reported: I said, “O Messenger of Allah, I do not see you fasting any month as much as you fast during Sha’ban.” The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “It is a month people neglect between Rajab and Ramadan. It is a month in which the deeds are raised to the Lord of the worlds and I like for my deeds to be raised while I am fasting.” Source: Sunan An-Nasa’i,Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Mundhiri

The Link Between Sleep and Diabetes

Whenever diabetes patients enter Lynn Maarouf’s office with out-of-control blood sugar levels, she immediately asks them how they are sleeping at night. All too often, the answer is the same: not well.

“Any time your blood sugar is really high, your kidneys try to get rid of it by urinating,” says Maarouf, RD, the diabetes education director of the Stark Diabetes Center at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. “So you are probably getting up and going to bathroom all night long — and not sleeping well.”…more: healthesolutions.