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Are Diseases Contagious?

Ustadh Tabraze Azam is asked how one reconciles hadith and science on contagion. I have a teacher who is an alim from the Deobandi school of thought. My understanding of disease was that Allah created germs and that many germs are the reason for the spread of disease as they can be passed on when […]

Should I Inform My Potential Spouse That I Am a Carrier for a Genetic Disease?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: If one has a genetic disease or syndrome or is a carrier for a disabling disease or syndrome, then should they declare this to a potential spouse? Is the marriage valid if failing to do so? Answer: assalamu alaykum While this would not effect the validity of a marriage […]