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Regional Believes About the Usage of Camels’ Milk

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Sind Desi camels of rural Sind, potential dairy animal

While searching around in the google and my long contacts with the camel people, I came to compile this small table to document the usage of camel milk for different health aspects. I would like if any one would like to add their perspectives regarding the precious camel milk.

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Picture provided by Mukarab Khan from Sind camel Fair,,Sakrai breed
No. Type of community Use for
1 Arab Bedouins Hepatitis, Aphrodisiac, Anti-aging
2 Afghan Nomadis/Kochis Arthritis, Long bone pain (badi dard), strong bones
3 Baloch of Balochistan Good eye sight, anti-aging, strong bodycropped-dsc003151.jpg
South Asian (deserts) Diabetes, good eye sight, liver disease and arthritis, jaundice and piles
4 Kazak, Russians, Mongols and Uyghur To halt weakness and emaciation among kids and other groups, to keep body strong and alert, kidney diseases
5 Iranian Pastoralists Strength, arthritis, hepatitis
6 Pastoralists of Horn of Africa Diabetes, liver diseases, keeping good eye sight, strength of the body and CHD
7 Central and West Africa AIDS, viral diseases, hepatitis, anti-weakness
8 North Africa Arthritis, viral diseases, hepatitis, spleen diseases, weakness,
9 Industrialized countries Autism, aphrodisiac, arthritis
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Author:

Currently working as Technical Manager Al Ain Dairy Camel Farm, UAE. Before, worked as Prof & Dean Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lasbela University of Agriculture, Water and Marine Sciences Pakistan. My thematic areas are; research policy, Turning camel from a beast of burden to a sustainable farm animal, extensive livestock production systems. Author is the founder and head of the Society of Animal, Veterinary and Animal Scientists (SAVES) Founder of the Camel Association​ of Pakistan Organizer of the Group Camel4Life. As a freelance scientist working (as a member of steering committee) for Desert Net International (DNI). My focused area of research is the characterization, documentation, and reporting of the indigenous livestock breeds (AnGR) and effort for recognition of the native genetic resources at policy levels. Thinking of natural resources especially, biodiversity and efforts for their judicial use and conservation in the context of climate change and food security is my dream.

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