Author: kunyitherba

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 they asked their oncologist or their radiologist whether there were certain supplements which would help them get through the treatments, without much variation they are told “Just eat what you want to, evidence doesn’t support that a certain diet or supplements will help you.”...

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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 also exhibits significant antibacterial, antiviral and anti-tumor properties. And now, researchers have discovered an even more potent form in the way of nano-particles. Increased bioavailability Although fresh and powdered turmeric shine in therapeutic applications, isolating the bioactive element curcumin has proven to offer still...

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Curcumin’s Bioavailability Level

Curcumin’s Bioavailability Results Commentary by Pan Pantziarka I have written before about curcumin, the yellow pigment from the spice turmeric, and its anti-cancer properties. In the lab there is ample evidence from petri dishes and test tubes, and evidence too from animal experiments aplenty. It seems to act in multiple ways across a wide range of different cancer cell types. On paper at least, it’s one of the most promising of the food-derived agents and there are lots of people who are convinced that by itself it can act to protect from the toxicity of chemotherapy and radiotherapy, to...

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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 the current statistics on the prevalence of cognitive decline in this country are not pretty. By age 65, sadly 1 in 8 Americans will suffer from severe cognitive decline, and by age 80, an astonishing 1 in 2 will. Researchers have been working for...

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Turmeric Superior At Reversing Disease

Turmeric Proven Superior To 10 Medications At Reversing Disease Turmeric, the main spice in curry, is arguably the most powerful herb on the planet at fighting and reversing disease.  It has so many healing properties that currently there have been 6,235 peer-reviewed articles published proving the benefits of turmeric and one of it’s renowned healing compounds curcumin. This puts turmeric on top of the list as one of the most frequently mentioned medicinal herbs in all of science and the next most popular studied herbs include garlic, cinnamon, ginseng, ginger and milk thistle. Of the 6000+ studies referencing curcumin, the most interesting finding is that when turmeric is compared to conventional...

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