Tumeric (Curcumin)

The Spice of Life: Unlocking the power of curcumin


Imagine if the key to disease prevention was as close as your kitchen shelf. It's not the product of someone's imagination, but the product of years of medical research. Scientists are beginning to take notice of a well-known spice as a potent new preventive therapy against disease, especially cancer.

Cancer takes the lives of more than 1,500 people a day--over 5 million since 1990--and is the second leading cause of death in the United States.[ 1]

The Curcumin Complex: At the Interface of Nutrition and Medicine


The article focuses on curcumin complex, the distinctive color and taste that comes from a group of curcumin substance found in turmeric. It offers information on the potential of curcumins in ma...



Analyzes the potential of Curcuma longa or curcumins for treatment of cancer. Implications for drug companies to make drug versions of curcumin; Properties of curcumins; Benefits of the natural ...

CAN CURCUMIN PREVENT Alzheimer's Disease?


Focuses on the potentials of curcumin, an active compound found in turmeric plant in Asia, as a prevention against Alzheimer's disease. Definition and risk factors of Alzheimer's disease; Examina...

Curcumin Content of Turmeric and Curry Powders


Abstract: Curcumin, derived from the rhizome curcuma longa, is one of the primary ingredients in turmeric and curry powders that are used as spices in Middle Eastern and Asian countries, especial...

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