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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 oxidative and nitrosative stress pathways, hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis activity and neuroprogression, the study said. It is effective for the treatment of depressive symptoms in individuals with major depressive disorder. Curcumin is the substance in turmeric which gives the yellow colour. The study named “Curcumin for...

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Spices that Boost Testosterone

List of spices that will boost testosterone Turmeric is a yellow spice powder, most commonly used in curry. It has been cited to be one of the world’s most healthiest foods, as it’s extremely high in bio-active antioxidants which provide the human body with a huge list of health benefits. But the thing that most people fail to realize, is that turmeric is also a potent testosterone booster. Turmeric has gained some big time reputation among women who use it successfully as an aid to beat breast cancer. It helps as it’s an extremely anti-estrogenic substance. Even The Journal of Applied Bio...

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Turmeric Protect Against Alzheimer’s

Turmeric branded latest superfood to protect against Alzheimer’s – ANI News Melbourne, April 10 (ANI): Researchers have said that turmeric could protect against a host of brain diseases, including Alzheimer’s disease. Dr Michael Murray, co-author of the Textbook of Natural Medicine and one of the world’s leading authorities on natural medicine, said that various spices in Indian curries are used not only for their flavour, also but for their medicinal properties, News.com.au reported. He said that since inflammation is a major factor in the development of most chronic degenerative diseases including cardiovascular disease, allergies, type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer’s...

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Turmeric Helps Inhibit Cancer Cells

Turmeric can inhibit cancer causing cells The low incidence of colon cancer in Asians is due to the presence of curcumin, which is an active ingredient in turmeric Cancer and cardiovascular diseases researcher from Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), Kutala Vijay Kumar is a vocal supporter of turmeric (haldi in Hindi) and its myriad health related applications. Recently, a study, funded by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), GOI, conducted by Dr. Vijay Kumar and his research team on turmeric and cancer cells was published in well known science journal PLOS One. In an interview to M. Sai...

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Turmeric’s Cardiovascular Benefits As Powerful As Exercise

Turmeric’s Cardiovascular Benefits Found To Be As Powerful As Exercise Despite the general lack of interest by conventional medical practitioners in turmeric’s role in preventing heart disease, there is a robust body of published research on its remarkable cardioprotective properties, with three dozen study abstracts on the topic available to view on our database alone: turmeric’s cardioprective properties. Last year, we reported on a study published in the American Journal of Cardiology that found turmeric extract reduces post-bypass heart attack risk by 56%. Now, we would like to bring attention to a remarkable study published in the journal Nutrition...

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