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Natural Farmacy: Health Guide: Ingredients: Turmeric: Health Conditions

Turmeric  Curcuma longa
The dried root of a plant that is similar to ginger root. Has a mild, earthy and slightly floral flavor.

A natural coloring agent that makes mustard yellow. A typical base to most curry powder blends.

Stimulates the body to produce the antioxidant glutathione which is known to block over 25 different carcinogens.

Curcumin-an active component of turmeric, has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.

Contains properties that inhibit tumor growth and purifies the blood.

Helps you digest fats and can inhibit fat cell development.

Used heavily in Ayurvedic practices because of its medicinal properties.

Many use it as a readily available antiseptic for cuts, burns and bruises.

A strong antiseptic, use in face masks and creams to heal the skin and prevent acne.

Native to India.

Turmeric hot tea is a remedy for respiratory congestion and colds. To make: steep a 1 inch section of peeled turmeric root in a cup of hot water.

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