Turmeric root powder has been long used by Ayurvedic medicine as a basic "heal all" and anti-inflammatory. The benefits of turmeric and its active ingredients (including curcuminoids) have recently been recognised in the Western world after much TV, magazine and radio coverage. There are a couple of thousand published studies supporting the beneficial effects of turmeric.
Our Turmeric Herbal Combo is a unique combination of organic turmeric powder with synergistic extracts, herbs and nutrients, which supports immunity, lower levels of inflammation, joint and bone health as well as energy levels, cognitive function, hormonal balance, acid-base metabolism, macronutrient metabolism, nails, skin, hair and more.
Ideal as an immune system booster, as well as for use during any exercise programme, by older adults and anyone looking to support hormone, bone and joint health plus all round well-being. Can also be used for liver, digestive and circulatory system health.
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Turmeric has a long history of use in India and it is a popular spice used in curry dishes. In fact, Many older citizens of India have been reported to be able to maintain healthy brain functioning as they age, which is why the high intake of turmeric in India is believed to contribute to brain health and functioning. Curcumin is the biologically active ingredient in turmeric root responsible for its anti-oxidant effect's.
The root is a member of the ginger family and has been used traditionally as a spice, in both Egypt and India for at least 6000 years. The crop is generally planted in April/May and will produce lush green leaves as the rhizomes grow beneath the soil. The plant is generally ready for harvest in Jan-March. The leaves will turn brown and die away and at this point, the rhizomes can be harvested.
This powerful spice has been used for its powerful medicinal properties for over 4000 years in India and Asia. Curcumin - the renowned compound in Turmeric - has been shown to be stronger than certain drugs at reversing inflammation. This makes it a powerful aid to easing symptoms of pain in conditions such as arthritis, alongside protecting the body from different infections.
- Helps Digestion
- Anti Inflammatory
- Releves Joint Pain
Organic Turmeric Powder 500mg