Can a Dysfunctional Immune System Contribute to the Causes of Rickets?

Rickets is a bone disorder that usually affects the smaller joints, especially the toes. It causes softening of the bones making them weak and porous. The most common cause of rickets is the deficiency of vitamin D. Hence, the primary line of treatment of rickets involves the use of vitamin D and calcium supplements. However, … Continue reading Can a Dysfunctional Immune System Contribute to the Causes of Rickets?