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Research Turmeric

Research Studies Turmeric

Joint health
Han W1, Wu D1, Liu H1, Lu Y1, Wang L1, Hong G1, Qiu Q1, Lu Z2. National Center for Biotechnology Information. U.S. National Library of Medicine.

AAPS J. 2013 Jan; 15(1): 195–218

Indigestion
J Med Assoc Thai. 1989 Nov;72(11):613-20.
AAPS J. 2013 Jan; 15(1): 195–218

Improves Heart function
www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/04/16/turmeric-heart-attack-bypass-ex

Cancer
Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles, found the chemical compound called curcumin, the main ingredient in turmeric, enhances the effects of the chemotherapy drug cisplatin, which is commonly used to treat head and neck cancers, in addition to radiation.

Brain and Memory
Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2008 Jan-Mar; 11(1): 13–19.
1. Chuengsamarn S1, Rattanamongkolgul S2, Phonrat B3, Tungtrongchitr R4, Jirawatnotai S5. National Center for Biotechnology Information. U.S. National Library of Medicine.

Antiinflammatory Activity
J Altern Complement Med. 2003 Feb;9(1):161-8