Vitiligo patients should pay attention to the intake of trace elements. Among these trace elements, copper is a necessary nutrition for human health. For blood, immunity system, central nervous, hair, bone tissue, brain, liver, heart and other internal organs’ development and function, copper is very important. In fact, what is the effect of copper tableware to vitiligo patients?
Adults need to intake trace element copper every day, but because the elderly people’s gastrointestinal digest function decreases, so elderly people has low utilization of copper in food. Besides, elderly people’ teeth lost much, it will also affect cooper absorption. Thus leading to copper deficiency. We all know that trace elements are essential for human body, long-term deficiency will be harmful to human body.
Copper deficiency is serious, so vitiligo patients should keep away from this kind of damage. Copper deficiency will easily arouse bone changes. For example, osteoporosis will cause fracture. Besides, copper deficiency may also cause coronary heart disease, vitiligo, little white head, Alzheimer’s, female infertility, anemia and etc. In daily life, copper tableware can effectively prevent and assistantly treat vitiligo and Alzheimer’s.
What’ more, copper has some effect on anti-aging, skin and hair protection, influenza prevention, and cancer. For vitiligo patients, it is quite necessary to supplement copper.
Copper ion is an important auxiliary base to tyrosinase, and it is necessary to tyrosinase activity. If tyrosinase activity decreases, melanin synthesis will decrease, and then may cause white spots on skin. Therefore, vitiligo patients should often use copper tableware, such as copper spoon, copper pot, copper bowl, copper chopsticks and etc. Lots of clinical observations prove that copper tableware has no effective use but also has damages. Vitiligo patients can cooperate with treatment, which is no obvious harmful and no obvious effect. If you want to treat vitiligo, only regular, scientific, and systematic treatment is the best choice.