Category: Deficiency Diseases

scurvy

Treat scurvy naturally at home.

  According to NCBI (National Center for Biotechnology Information), scurvy affects 10-14% of the adult population every year globally. Being prevalent in developed nations, it mainly affects African refugees of all ages among the Horn of Africa. Scurvy is a disease caused by the deficiency of vitamin C which can lead to anemia, exhaustion, pain […]

neutropenia

Natural Remedies to treat Neutropenia at home.

  According to a research, neutropenia affects around 34% of the United States population with a mortality range between 20%-21% of the total population affected. Neutropenia occurs when there is a significant reduction in neutrophils which is a type of white blood cell that is an essential first line of defense against infections. The potential […]

pellagra

Treat pellagra naturally at home.

  An epidemic occurred in 1906 affecting around 3 million people and causing 100,000 deaths due to pellagra. However, fortification has decreased the prevalence of death rates by 20-50%. It can be fatal if left untreated. Pellagra is caused by low levels of niacin or vitamin B-3 which is marked by diarrhea, dementia, and dermatitis […]

anemia

Natural Remedies to treat Anemia.

  According to NCBI statistics in 2017, iron deficiency is the most common reason for anemia affecting 2 billion people globally. WHO says that an estimate of 28% of world population (1.62 billion) suffer from the deficiency disease every year with the highest prevalence in preschool-age children.   Anemia occurs when there is a decrease […]

osteoporosis

Osteoporosis – A Treatable Bone Condition.

  According to a survey in 2017 by International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), 8.9 million cases of osteoporosis have been recorded annually. Approximately 26 million cases have been noticed in India and projected an increase in the count of patients. Osteoporosis is a condition of bones which occurs when bone density decreases and body slows or […]