It is noted as an effective alternative to pharmaceuticals for a range of ailments such as depression, alzheimer’s, arthritis, heartburn, stomach ulcers, multiple sclerosis, inflammatory bowel disease, cystic fibrosis, fatigue and viral infections. Further to reducing risk of childhood leukemia and lowering cholesterol levels.
The spice improves the livers function and assists in its ability to clear LDL (bad cholesterol) an increase HDL (good cholesterol) levels in the body along with providing cardiovascular protection by preventing oxidization of cholesterol.
External uses include applying Turmeric to bruises, sprains and swelling and also fungal infections like ringworm.
A great source of Iron and Manganese in addition to providing B6, Potassium and dietary fibre.
anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, anti-fungal, lower cholesterol, anti-aging