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5 Diet Restrictions For Vitiligo In Summer

5 diet restrictions for vitiligo patientsThe hot summer is come, the first job for vitiligo patients is to take protective measures to prevent the intense sunlight. The vitiligo patients also need to receive the regular therapy in the hospital, they also need to pay attention to their diet in their daily life. There are 5 diet restrictions for them in the summer.

1. Wine and seafood.

There are many cases of vitiligo onset or expand caused by over drinking or over eating seafood. It’s about one week after over eating seafood and over drinking. Some outpatients can pointed out the causal relationship between over eating seafood or drinking and their vitiligo onset and expand. Some patients complained every time they drinking or eating seafood, their vitiligo will expand. Some patients work on some industries hard to abstain the drinking will find their vitiligo hard to control.

2. Over intake VC.

Vitiligo patients also need to avoid over intake VC, the VC is the restoring agent, it participate in the tyrosine metabolism and can inhibit the dopa oxidation, restore the formed melanin in their skin into the colorless substances and decrease the formation of their vitiligo. The VC widely exist in the fruits, vegetables or the leaves of some plants. There are some fruits rich in VC includes melons, grapefruits, pawpaws and etc.

3. Over eating foods rich in phenol or phenol compound substances.

There are some vegetable foods such as coffee, vegetables, fruits contains a lot of phenol, it have cytotoxicity effects to their melanocyte.

4. Over intake the glutathione foods.

In recent years, the scientist found the long term lack of glutathione in their foods can increase the tyrosinase activity in their skin. So except receive the treatment, vitiligo patients also need to decrease the intake or avoid the intake of foods rich in glutathione foods such as onions, garlic, tomatoes, fishes, shrimps, mutton, peppers and etc.

5. Avoid over eating the stimulating and spicy foods.

Eat too much spicy foods and stimulating foods is adverse for their vitiligo treatment, so the diet control is important for the vitiligo patients.

What I mentioned above are the five diet restrictions for vitiligo patients, wish it can help the vitiligo patients to spend a happy summer time.


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