Scurvy – the disease most commonly associated with seafarers is making a comeback!! Patients diagnosed in Australia have tested positive for the condition. There’s evidence of the spread of scurvy in developed countries due to poor diet with a lack of Vitamin C found in veggies & fruit!
A deficiency of Vitamin C can lead to bruising, bleeding gums, blood spots in the skin, joint pain and impaired wound healing! A simple course of Vitamin C can cure the issue, no Problem. AARRRGHH Matey!!!