Albino child

Skin problems in Albino child

As a person with albinism has a lack of melanin (pigment) in their skin, they are at increased risk of sunburn and skin cancer.


People with albinism should wear sunscreen with a high sun protection factor (SPF). An SPF of 30 or more will provide the best protection.Sunscreen should be thickly applied at least 15 minutes before going out in the sun. For maximum protection, choose a lotion that protects against both UVA and UVB rays.You should also:avoid going out when it is very hot and the sun is at its strongestwhen buying sunglasses, choose a pair that have UV filterswhen out in the sun, cover up with a hat and loose-fitting clothing, such as a long-sleeved top.

44. Home remedies for blood clotting

Cannola Oil, Mustard Oil: These are low fat containing oils and should be preferred for cooking purposes.Bread, Beans, Cereals, Sprouts,

Brussels and Asparagus: These are all rich in folate content which by a particular physiological pathway results in making the brittle arteries flexible.

Broccoli: Broccoli is rich in fibre content and considered good for patients having vascular disorders.

Celery: Celery contains an active compound which functions by lowering a stress hormone which thins or narrows down blood vessel. This way blood vessels maintain there optimum diameter.

Cayenne (capsicum) and Pepper: Both of these help in preventing platelets to stick together.

Vitamin C: It is an antioxidant and functions in proper vascular state.

Banana, Apricot, Spinach, Orange Juice: All of these keeps the vascular system active and maintain proper blood pressure.

Skimmed Milk: It contains the active calcium needed for platelet functioning but it must be skimmed as fat deposits at the walls of blood vessels thinning there diameter.

Avoid Obesity: Obesity is caused due to fatty diet which results in deposition of fat on the walls of vessel leading to reduction in there diameter. Thus fat diet must be avoided by the patient.

Walking: A constant moving activity keeps various body parts in an active state.

Gingko: Gingko reduces the protein fibrin that is important in forming blood clots.

Bilberry, Turmeric hi , Ginger: Bilberry, turmeric and ginger reduce the phenomenon of sticking up of platelets which leads to blood clot formation.