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    Does turmeric really help protect us from cancer?

    Turmeric is a rather unassuming root that you’d easily overlook – but ground down it’s a yellow-orange spice that’s at the heart of just about every Indian curry. But over ...

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The Mood and Brain Benefits of Curcumin from Turmeric

By: Andrew Scholey, Katherine Cox Compounds that increase the activity of certain neurotransmitters (chemical signalling molecules) or the delivery of the basic energy substrates (glucose and oxygen) to the brain have the potential to improve aspects of cognitive function. Those that, like curcumin, decrease inflammation and oxidative stress may have longer-term benefits for the ageing brain. […]

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Turmeric For Weight Loss: Kitchen Spice That Burns Fat

Turmeric’s Many Benefits that Aid in Weight Loss When you’re trying to lose weight, you want to make sure you are doing it in the safest way possible. There are a lot of different synthetic weight loss pills with high claims and low results on the market. Even more, though they may aid in weight […]

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Turmeric Curcumin Depression Treatment 

The Spice That Fights Depression The kitchen cure that works as well as antidepressants In feel-good news (literally), a completely natural pill could soon join the ranks of depression prescriptions. Curcumin, an active compound derived from the spice turmeric, was put to the test against a traditional antidepressant, fluoxetine in a study published in Phytotherapy […]

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Curcumin Prevents and Treat Breast Cancer

Curcumin has been shown in the laboratory to have profound and diverse effects on breast cancer carcinogenesis, proliferation and metastasis. Furthermore, these anticancer actions have been observed against several types of breast cancer, including estrogen receptor positive and progesterone receptor positive (ER+/PR+), ER negative and PR negative (ER-/PR-), and HER2/neu overexpressing cell lines. Some degree […]

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Curcumin Enhances Radiotherapy Treatment

Going Through Radiotherapy For Breast Cancer?  Better Take Curcumin! If you are currently going through radiotherapy for breast cancer, you would be well advised to include curcumin in your daily supplement regime.  I’ll share why in a moment. First, however, a little rant.  I am frequently told by women going through breast cancer that when […]

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Nanotechnology Improves Curcumin’s Healing Capacity

With all the exceptional benefits of turmeric, health-savvy individuals have embraced the spice as a powerful tonic for a wide variety of complaints. Taming chronic inflammation, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, liver disease and even neurological disorders like depression and Alzheimer’s, this golden root is an absolute superstar among medicinal herbs. Over and above that, turmeric […]

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Turmeric: Simple Natural Solution to Lifelong Cognitive Health

Discover the Simple Natural Solution to Lifelong Cognitive Health: Is Turmeric it the next miracle herb? Part I & II By: Prof. Meenakshi Bhattacharjee Are you concerned about maintaining the health of your brain as you age? You’re not alone. Losing one’s memory and mental abilities to cognitive decline is something we all fear, and […]

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Turmeric Fights Depression Disorder

Turmeric can Fight Cancer, Depression Disorder Giving a push to the nutraceutical qualities of turmeric, Australian universities have found out that the yellow spice can be used in fighting cancer and depression. Curcumin, the principal curcuminoid derived from turmeric influences several biological mechanisms associated with major depression, namely those associated with monoaminergic activity, immune-inflammatory and […]

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