What are the benefits of Turmeric?
Curcumin is a natural compound of Curcuma longa, which has a very long history in traditional medicine. There is thousands of studies in modern science approving of its healing properties:
As chronic inflammation contributes to many chronic diseases, curcumin may help treat conditions like arthritis, asthma, pancreatitis. A great natural alternative to anti-inflammatory drugs, without the side effects.
It should lower the risk of heart disease
Several studies suggest that curcumin improves endothelial function. A endothelial disfunction is the main driver of heart disease, it involves the inability of endothelium to regulate blood pressure, blood clotting and other factors.
It can help prevent cancer
Studies have shown that curcumin can contribute to the death of cancerous cells and reduce angiogenesis (growth of new blood vessels in tumors) and metastasis (spread of cancer).
Tumeric may also help in preventing and treating Alzheimer Disease, depression, diabetes and skin diseases like acne, eczema. It supports the digestive system