Research Article
Volume 12 Issue 8 - 2021
Starvation Genocide and the Shoah Syndrome: Psychological and Metabolic Aberrations with Osteoporosis, An Observational, Multi-System, Multi-Generational Study
George M Weisz1*, Robert M Kaplan2 and Jacques D Barth3
1School of Humanities, University of New England, Armidale and University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
2University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia
3Department. Psycho-Cardiology, Haarlem, The Netherlands and Department of Cardiology, Keck School of Medicine, U. of S. California, LA, USA
*Corresponding Author: George M Weisz, School of Humanities, University of New England, Armidale and University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.
Received: June 03, 2021; Published: July 28, 2021


The Shoah or the Holocaust of WWII remains as the greatest calamity in the human history. The millions of deaths within the Concentration camps were due either to the direct killings, diseases, freezing or starvation, all causes for Genocide. The Clinical Syndrome resulting from the Shoah is presented in acute and chronic phases, dealing with psychology, metabolic (glucose, lipid, cardiac, bone mineral) symptoms and findings. The syndrome has not ended with the end of the war, attention should be directed toward the future generations. Family examples of each system disease are tabulated for interpretation of practitioners caring for the few remaining survivors and their descendants as well as the victims of Famine in the new century.

Keywords: Starvation Genocide; Shoah; Psychology; Metabolic Diseases; Osteoporosis


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