Jaundice:

 

• Jaundice is a common liver disorder

 

Symptoms to look for:

 

• Yellowing of skin, eyes, tongue and urine

• Weakness

• Headaches

• Fever

• Loss of appetite

• Severe constipation

• Nausea

• Pain around the liver

 

Causes:

 

• Presence of excessive bile acids, a digestive acid produced in the liver, in the blood

• Blockage of bile ducts due to:

   o Gallstones

   o Hepatitis

   o Other reasons

• Some diseases which block the bile duct include:

   o Haemolytic anaemia

   o Typhoid

   o Malaria

   o Yellow fever

   o Tuberculosis

 

Natural home remedy using tomatoes:

 

1. Take 4-5 tomatoes

2. Boil them in 500 ml water for 15 min

3. De-skin and crush the boiled tomatoes

4. Press them on a sieve and extract their juice

5. Drink the juice every morning on an empty stomach

 

Natural home remedy using almonds, dates, cardamoms, sugar and butter:

 

1. Take 7 almonds

2. Add 2 dried dates

3. Add 3 small cardamoms

4. Soak them in water overnight

5. Crush them to make fine paste the next morning

6. Add 2 tsp sugar

7. Add 1 tsp butter

8. Mix well

9. Eat once every day

 

Natural home remedy using turmeric powder:

 

1. Take 1 glass water

2. Add 2 tsp turmeric powder

3. Drink the mixture 3 times a day