78 illnesses cured by zinc (and side effects)

a commonly found metal





Illness
Other remedies
Wilsons disease
Common cold and flu (influenza)
Acrodermatitis enteropathica (zinc uptake disorder)
Age-related eye disease (maculopathy)
Blood infection (sepsis)
Food poisoning
Complications of pregnancy
Attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Vitamin A deficiency
Diabetic ulcer
Inflammation in the mouth
Gum inflammation and bleeding (gingivitis)
Esophageal cancer
Taste disorder (hypogeusia)
Stomach ulcer (peptic ulcer)
Muscle cramps
Dandruff (seborrheic dermatitis)
Skin lesions (Leishmania lesions)
Sickle cell disease
Bed sore (pressure ulcer)
Brittle bones (osteoporosis)
Prostate swelling (prostatis)
Bad breath (halitosis)
Child development
Intestinal worms
Non-Hodgkins lymphoma
Tinea versicolor (skin disease)
Recovery after surgery
Male infertility
Arsenic poisoning
Down syndrome
Improving general health
Brain or head injury (trauma)
Infant development
Memory loss (dementia)
Colitis (ulcerative colitis)
Alzheimers disease
Beta thalassemia (blood disorder)
AIDS-related infections (weakened immunity)
Liver-related brain problems (hepatic encephalopathy)
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD)
Rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
Ringing in the ears (tinnitus)
Ear infection (otitis media)
Cystic fibrosis
Upper respiratory tract infection
Erectile dysfunction (impotence)
Iron deficiency
Prostate cancer
Itchy and inflamed skin (eczema)