Turmeric health benefits: How to take turmeric
TURMERIC is thought to have huge health benefits for some, but how do you take it? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Turmeric side effects: Is it dangerous to have too much turmeric? Most common side effects
TURMERIC is a common spice that's been claimed to have numerous health benefits, including relieving pain and inflammation, as well as treating high cholesterol and itching. But is it dangerous to have too much turmeric? These are the most common side effects of turmeric and curcumin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Turmeric benefits: Five ways the spice could improve your health - backed by science
TURMERIC has been used for centuries as both food and medicine, but what exact benefits does it have? Science has found the yellow spice to have a range of benefits, from preventing cancer to lowering the risk of heart disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fibromyalgia: Chronic pain doctor says turmeric could help end a lot of suffering
FIBROMYALGIA, also called fibromyalgia syndrome , is a long-term condition that causes pain all over the body. If you're experiencing fibromyalgia or other chronic pain complaints, This Morning's Dr Katy recommends giving turmeric a go. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Turmeric Good for Ankylosing Spondylitis?
Title: Is Turmeric Good for Ankylosing Spondylitis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 4/5/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/5/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - April 5, 2021 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Research explores the many health benefits of curcumin
(Natural News) Turmeric, known scientifically as Curcuma longa, is a multipurpose plant that’s known by many names. It earned the monikers “the golden spice” and “Indian saffron” not only because of its brilliant yellow color, but also its culinary use. Today, however, turmeric has gained popularity more for its medicinal uses than its usefulness in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pandemic Accentuates Need for Caribbean Countries to Improve Food and Nutrition Security
Jaxine Scott displays some vegetables in her backyard garden at her Kingston, Jamaica home. Credit: Kate ChappellBy Kate ChappellKINGSTON, Jamaica, Apr 2 2021 (IPS) Last year, Jaxine Scott was off work as a caregiver at a primary school as a result of the pandemic. One day, she noticed a green shoot emerging from some garlic in her fridge. She decided to plant it, and to her surprise, it thrived. “I thought ‘It looks like I have a green thumb, let me plant something else,’” Scott says. She now has a backyard garden, including cucumber, pumpkin, melon, callaloo, cantaloupe, pak choy and tomatoes. &ld...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 2, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kate Chappell Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Food Sustainability Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Latin America & the Caribbean TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Best supplements for arthritis: Curcumin helps to reduce inflammation to reduce symptoms
BEST supplements for arthritis: To help ease painful symptoms caused by the condition, experts hail one supplement in particular which is said to help reduce the amount of inflammation in the body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UNF professor awarded US patent to fight cancer tumors using synthetic curcumin analogs
(University of North Florida) Dr. Kenneth Laali has been awarded a US patent for his research on the synthesis of novel curcumin analogs (curcuminoids) to fight cancer tumors. The compounds that Laali has developed provide novel therapeutic opportunities for specific cancers and may also aid in the discovery of therapeutics for multiple diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Turmeric from Bangladesh sometimes contains lead-laced chemical compounds, study finds
(Natural News) American and Bangladeshi researchers found that turmeric is occasionally laced with lead in Bangladesh, one of the world’s leading turmeric-growing regions. In a study published in the journal Environmental Research, the team revealed that most of the surveyed districts added lead to turmeric to make them look more yellow. Turmeric producers add lead for color Previous studies... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Curcumin for amyloidosis and lipid metabolism -- a novel insight
This study demonstrates that curcumin is a PPARα/γ dual activator and may affect expression levels of proteins involved in amyloid deposition and other metabolism functions in a complex manner. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Arthritis treatment: Curcumin improves pain, physical function, and quality of life
ARTHRITIS is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in a joint. One of the most common types of arthritis is osteoarthritis. Taking curcumin has been shown to treat osteoarthritis. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Turmeric may be the key to preventing diseases caused by antibiotic-resistant bacteria
(Natural News) British and German researchers may have found the key to defeating antibiotic-resistant bacteria and preventing the diseases they cause. In their study, which appeared in the journal ACS Applied Bio Materials, the researchers said that their newly developed tiny capsules loaded with curcumin — the active compound in turmeric — can treat infections caused by antibiotic-resistant strains... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Add turmeric to reduce heart disease & cancer risk to boost longevity
HOW TO live longer: Turmeric and curcumin are spices which should be in most kitchens according to experts. The spice is said to help reduce heart disease risk and increase a person's lifespan. How? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Turmeric lattes reduce liver damage, treat cancers & boost longevity
HOW TO live longer can be as simple as sipping on a delicious warm beverage. In fact, a turmeric chai latte could help reduce liver damage, improve cardiovascular health and boost your longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exploring the many therapeutic properties of curcumin
(Natural News) In this article, a researcher from India discussed the beneficial effects of curcumin from Curcuma longa (turmeric) that have been reported by several studies. This review was published in the International Journal of Herbal Medicine. Curcumin is a phenolic compound found in the roots of C. longa, a medicinal plant that belongs to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to live longer: Matcha green tea with turmeric reduces disease risk to boost longevity
HOW TO live longer: The science behind ageing is still quite limited. As a complex biological process, ageing involves a variety of factors. The variation of average lifespans from different regions is believed to be due to the differences in not only genes, but also environmental conditions and eating and drinking habits. By consuming a matcha green tea turmeric drink, favoured by some of the healthiest countries, you can not only have a reduced risk of serious diseases, but also help to delay the ageing process - helping you to boost your longevity. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Type 2 diabetes: Adding turmeric to your meals could help lower blood sugar levels
TYPE 2 diabetes is a condition which is largely affected by what foods a person eats. Food and diet can either help or hinder blood sugar levels. Adding more turmeric spice is a healthy way to keep blood sugar levels healthy and reduce any serious health risks associated with diabetes. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Red Sox Team Performance Dietician Glen Tobias: ‘ Most Important Meal Of Day Isn ’ t Breakfast, It ’ s Right After Your Workout ’
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Trial targets deadly lung cancer
(Flinders University) With more than 650 Australians diagnosed with malignant mesothelioma last year, Flinders University is leading new research to discover alternatives to chemotherapy and even prevent deaths by early detection in future. One novel approach, using natural therapeutic benefits of curcumin, a key component of the spice turmeric, will be put to the test in a clinical trial in 2021 as part of world-leading research at Flinders University. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - October 30, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Just as we've been warning: Turmeric from Bangladesh sometimes contains lead-laced chemical compounds, study finds
(Natural News) Turmeric is a prized spice and herbal remedy, but getting it from less reputable sources may expose you to high levels of lead, says a recent study from Stanford University. In their report, published in the journal Environmental Research, researchers found that some spice processors in Bangladesh use a toxic pigment to amplify the spice’s bright yellow... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Turmeric May Ease Knee Arthritis
A curcumin extract eased pain, stiffness and physical function in those with osteoarthritis of the knee. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Knees Turmeric (Spice) Placebos Arthritis Osteoarthritis Joints (Body Part) Source Type: news

Turmeric Capsules Reduce Knee Osteoarthritis Pain Turmeric Capsules Reduce Knee Osteoarthritis Pain
People with knee osteoarthritis who take daily turmeric capsules feel less pain in the knee joint than their peers who don't take this supplement, a clinical trial suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - September 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Is Arthritis Pain Relief as Close as Your Spice Rack?
Researchers found that an extract of the spice turmeric worked better than a placebo in easing pain from knee arthritis over three months. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Curcuma longa Extract Improves Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis
TUESDAY, Sept. 15, 2020 -- For patients with knee osteoarthritis, Curcuma longa extract (CL) is more effective than placebo for knee pain but does not improve knee effusion-synovitis, according to a study published online Sept. 15 in the Annals of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 15, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Could TURMERIC fight off the pain of arthritis?
Turmeric, widely used as a flavouring in South Asian cooking, has been used as a traditional medicine for centuries. But it is only in recent years that science has begun to take the spice seriously as a drug. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Arthritis Pain Relief as Close as Your Spice Rack?
MONDAY, Sept. 14, 2020 -- It's a must for any good curry, and a new clinical trial suggests that turmeric might ease arthritis pain, too. Researchers found that an extract of the spice turmeric worked better than a placebo in easing pain from knee... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Multiple tier detection of TNT using curcumin functionalized silver nanoparticles - Raza A, Biswas A, Zehra A, Mengesha A.
The rapid, selective and sensitive detection of trinitrotoluene (TNT), which is widely used in terrorist activities and also a major environmental contaminant is prime concern for the scientific community dealing with environmental problems and national se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Texas A & M researchers develop treatment for canine ocular condition using turmeric
(Texas A&M University) Researchers at Texas A&M University have produced a therapeutic derived from turmeric, a spice long-praised for its natural anti-inflammatory properties, that shows promise in decreasing ocular inflammation in dogs suffering from uveitis, an inflammation of the eye that leads to pain and reduced vision. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Turmeric could have antiviral properties
(Microbiology Society) Curcumin, a natural compound found in the spice turmeric, could help eliminate certain viruses, research has found. A study published in the Journal of General Virology showed that curcumin can prevent Transmissible gastroenteritis virus (TGEV) - an alpha-group coronavirus that infects pigs - from infecting cells. At higher doses, the compound was also found to kill virus particles. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - July 17, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Arthritis treatment: Does turmeric help arthritis?
ARTHRITIS and other joint conditions affect more than 10 million people in the UK. Does turmeric help arthritis? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biota Biosciences Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Cannabidiol (CBD) Complex, Curcumin Complex, and Cannabidiol + Curcumin Injectables Because They Were Marketed Without FDA Approval
Biota Biosciences is voluntarily recalling the following lots in the table below of Cannabidiol (CBD) Complex, Curcumin Complex, and Cannabidiol + Curcumin Injectables to the customer level. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - May 21, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Curcumin extract with high bioavailability can help improve neurocognitive function and mood among the elderly: Study
(Natural News) Curcumin is a flavonoid known for being a strong antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent. It is the active component of turmeric (Curcuma longa), a medicinal herb and spice widely used to make Indian curry. Due to its numerous health benefits, curcumin can now be found in various health supplements. Curcumin supplements are believed to help... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How I Protect My Employees With Bone Broth
Brewing a batch of my immune enhancing broth. Every other Friday, I have a catered lunch delivered to the office… As you might imagine, it’s a Paleo menu. But the favorite part of this tradition isn’t the food… it’s the bottles of bone broth I pass out afterward. I created my own “Immune System Enhancing Broth,” and the entire stock disappears within minutes. Today, I’ll share the recipe so you can make it at home. And I’ll show you just how powerful this ancient brew really is… There’s a reason humans have been harvesting bone marrow for thous...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 8, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr.A.Sears Tags: Nutrition Source Type: news

Life, the universe and medicine – part 2
So, I have the two appointments I’ve been waiting for, and I’m still waiting to hear about the blood results – on that score, no news should be good news – in my head at least. I have a bronchoscopy on 4th July at 8.15am to take a look down my nose, throat and trachea into the larger brachia of the lungs. I fully expect to be told that I was wasting their time and to go away – nicely of course. The breast surgery team – which seems like quite an assumption to me – will see me on the 19th July; so much for the two weeks ‘urgent’ appointment. I found it fascinating though...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - May 5, 2020 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Happiness Thought for the day my story Source Type: news

Green tea, turmeric and more: 12 Supplements and herbs that can naturally relieve pain caused by arthritis
(Natural News) Arthritis refers to a group of degenerative conditions that target the joints and the tissues that surround the joints. Common types of arthritis include osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and gout. Although each type is influenced by unique factors, arthritis is generally characterized by pain, stiffness and inflammation in the hands, hips and knees. Medicinal herbs,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
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Turmeric: 6 Medicinal benefits and home remedies
(Natural News) Turmeric is the gold standard in superfoods due to the range of health benefits it can offer, from improving brain function to lowering the risk of cancer. This aromatic spice owes most of its wonderful medicinal effects to curcumin, the anti-inflammatory compound that gives turmeric its distinct yellow-orange hue. Here are six incredible... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Promising Data Supports Curcumin Treatment for Mesothelioma
The plant-based substance curcumin could soon be included in the multidisciplinary treatment of malignant mesothelioma, according to a recent multicenter, international study review. Curcumin, an active compound found in the common culinary spice turmeric, has been used for decades by some as an anti-inflammatory, complementary medicine for many ailments. It may soon take a more prominent role with mesothelioma, an aggressive cancer with no definitive cure. “Our hope is that, in the not-too-distant future, it could be part of new therapeutic strategies for mesothelioma,” Dr. Antonio Giordano, director of Sbarro...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - March 19, 2020 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Fran Mannino Source Type: news

Potion or Poison? Turmeric - Martini N.
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Source: SafetyLit - March 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Adding turmeric to green tea enhances its health benefits, study finds
(Natural News) Green tea is considered the healthiest beverage on the planet and is known for its amazing health benefits. For centuries, it has been consumed both as a food and as a natural medicine that helps clear the mind and rid the body of toxins. Today, numerous studies on the beneficial properties of green... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The health benefits of Cubeb Pepper, an exotic medicinal spice that's naturally rich in hinokinin, a powerful phytonutrient for enhancing immunity
(Natural News) When you hear about all of the incredible health benefits of herbs like turmeric and ginger, it makes you wonder whether the cure to many of the seemingly insurmountable illnesses facing mankind could be growing in a jungle somewhere on our planet, just waiting to be discovered. And right now, there’s one exotic... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

My coronavirus battle plan: keep calm and eat apricots | Emma Brockes
While the authorities implore New Yorkers to respond to facts not fear, I ’ve taken to eating my stockpileAs of Thursday morning there were 11 confirmed cases of coronavirus in New York state (population: 20 million) and the phony war against the virus was well under way. In the city, people tried to find a proportionate response while honouring the need to be Doing Something. This mostly took the form of using an elbow to activate the elevator and finding somewhere to store 25lb of rice. Plus, of course, wondering if now was the time to buy Apple stock.Other questions remain. Does it make sense to cancel your spring...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 6, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Emma Brockes Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Science Infectious diseases World news Source Type: news

Curcumin and green tea are both healthy - what happens when you combine them?
(Natural News) Millions of people worldwide still rely on traditional practices, beliefs and treatments. In China and India alone – two of the largest countries in Asia – traditional medicine continues to be widely used. Green tea and turmeric are two of the most popular functional foods used in traditional medicine. While the compound epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Botanical drug is shown to help patients with head and neck cancers
In a UCLA-led phase I clinical trial, a new plant-based drug called APG-157 showed signs of helping patients fight oral and oropharyngeal cancers. These cancers are located in the head and the neck. APG-157 is made up of multiple compounds produced by plants, including curcumin. UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers found that treatment with this botanical drug resulted in (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - February 6, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Botanical drug is shown to help patients with head and neck cancers
In this study, UCLA researchers found that when APG-157 is taken through oral mucosal absorption, patients have high levels of curcumin circulating in their blood and absorbed by cancer tissues.METHODUCLA researchers conducted the study of APG-157 comparing 12 people who had oral and oropharyngeal cancer with a control group of 13 people who did not have cancer. The reason both the people with cancer and without cancer were part of the study was to show that the drug was not toxic to either people with cancer or those without cancer.The medication was given each hour for three hours and was delivered as a lozenge that slow...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - February 6, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Can fish oil and curcumin prevent muscle atrophy?
(Natural News) It’s no secret that turmeric is one of the healthiest spices on the planet, thanks to curcumin, its primary active ingredient. While the spice is a key addition to many curries, most people find the taste to be a little too strong. Fish oil, on the other hand, is often linked to improved... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Botanical drug is shown to help patients with head and neck cancers
In this study, UCLA researchers found that when APG-157 is taken through oral mucosal absorption, patients have high levels of curcumin circulating in their blood and absorbed by cancer tissues.METHODUCLA researchers conducted the study of APG-157 comparing 12 people who had oral and oropharyngeal cancer with a control group of 13 people who did not have cancer. The reason both the people with cancer and without cancer were part of the study was to show that the drug was not toxic to either people with cancer or those without cancer.The medication was given each hour for three hours and was delivered as a lozenge that slow...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - February 5, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Health Tip: What to Know About Turmeric
-- Turmeric has been used across the globe for many health conditions, such as pain, fatigue, breathing issues and rheumatism, says the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health. It mentions this information about turmeric: Long-term... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 27, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Researchers examine the potential of curcumin and fish oil supplementation for muscle response during unloading state
(Natural News) In a study, researchers from Texas A&M University investigated the effects of combining fish oil and curcumin on skeletal muscle formation and stress response proteins during mechanical unloading. They published their findings in Nutrition Research. Skeletal muscles are capable of remodeling, in particular, after dynamic stress is applied. However, force production in muscle is impaired,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does turmeric have anticancer properties?
People have discussed the potential health benefits of turmeric for thousands of years. A recent review assesses the evidence for its use against cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news