08 August 2011

10 Ways Muslims Can Start A Food Revolution

10 Ways Muslims Can Start A Food Revolution, by Yvonne Maffei (Muslim Voices, 29 March 2010)

Excerpts:
Halal and healthy should be our focus. You don’t have to be a medical expert to notice that among the Muslim community living in the United States, there is a prevalence of high sugar, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol, all of which can lead to chronic diseases like diabetes, heart disease and heart attacks, even in young individuals. There doesn’t seem to be a lack of great home cooks or halal restaurants within the Muslim community. Many traditional recipes from immigrant Muslim home countries actually originate in healthy ingredients and cooking methods.
Link: 10 Ways Muslims Can Start A Food Revolution


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