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What is medicinal use of turmeric?

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07/01/2008

It is believed that turmeric consumption in India is the reason for that country's low level of Alzeheimer's Disease. It's also being researched for possible benefits with cancer and liver disorders. In Ayurvedic medicine, turmeric is regarded as a readily available antiseptic for cuts, burns and bruises and as a remedy for stomach problems. In India, turmeric is being aded to every vegetable and pulses dish cooked in kitchen. It is a blood purifier. It heals the body from within when you have bruises or met with an accident. Termaric is a good dermatologic antibiotic used in india. Bacterial, fungal infections are prevented by the application of turmeric powder