Uncategorized

Facing Up to Domestic Violence in the American Muslim Community

Domestic violence is a continuous cycle of gender-based intimate partner or family violence with a vital dynamic of power and control. It is intended to harm the physical and/or mental well-being of the victim and can be psychological, physical, economic or sexual. Domestic violence is a pattern of forceful behavior which includes control and domination…

#MuslimGirlFit #MuslimGirlLife

Hijab Doesn’t Protect Against Eating Disorders

ā€œIā€™m on a diet.ā€ How many times have we heard that statement from another woman or even said it ourselves on occasion? This seemingly harmless statement can have serious repercussions in some cases. Eating disorders have become very common over the last decade and Muslim women are not immune. A study at UCLA found that…