It causes severe depression, diabetes
, thyroid problems, blood count problems, arthritis, and the list goes on. My last blood work came up positive for Lupus! It seems like every doctor's visit gives me less hope for survival. I went through months of chemo(Interferon and Ribivirin)only to be told that I was a non responder. Next step is liver transplant.
I've also used the term Dragon with drug addiction for much the same reason.
BTW I first heard of China White about thirty years ago.