20 Reasons to use Turmeric in your Diet

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Here are 20 reasons why you should have turmeric in your diet!

1. It is a natural antiseptic and antibacterial agent, useful in disinfecting cuts and burns.

2. When combined with cauliflower, it has shown to prevent prostate cancer and stop the growth of existing prostate cancer.

3. Prevented breast cancer from spreading to the lungs in mice.

4. May prevent melanoma and cause existing melanoma cells to commit suicide.

5. Reduces the risk of childhood leukemia.

6. Is a natural liver detoxifier.

7. May prevent and slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease by removing amyloyd plaque buildup in the brain.

8. May prevent metastases from occurring in many different forms of cancer.

9. It is a potent natural anti-inflammatory that works as well as many anti-inflammatory drugs but without the side effects.

10. Has shown promise in slowing the progression…

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One Response to “20 Reasons to use Turmeric in your Diet”

  1. narf77 Says:

    Good stuff and I have it growing in my glasshouse :). Bought a few organic tubers from the health food shop and planted it out on a whim and it worked. Not hard to grow and has survived a winter and regrown so far. Might plant one out in the main garden and see how it copes. Excellent share Bev 🙂


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