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Doctor insights on: What Is Turmeric Powder Good For

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Tumeric powder good for boils?

Tumeric powder good for boils?

No: Boils are cause by bacterial infection of t he skin . Therapy is best by incision and draining the boil and if indicated antibiotics either systemic, topically or both. ...Read more

Tumeric (Definition)

Turmeric (curcuma longa) is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant of ...Read more


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What is turmeric good for?

What is turmeric good for?

Broccoli: I like to saute broccoli with garlic and turmeric in olive oil. The active ingredients in turmeric such as curcurmin are being studied for their medicinal value, but at this time i know of no evidence that food-grade turmeric has an specific medicinal properties. ...Read more

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Can I take one spoon of turmeric every night? People says it is good for body. Do you recommend this? please

Tumeric is a: natural spice and anti-inflammatory. It is considered warming and thus helps w/ the "cold" of arthritis. Please see a nutritional consultant or your doc for dose, which may also be on the label of a supplement bottle. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is turmeric good for you thyroid?

Is turmeric good for you thyroid?

Probably not: Turmeric, a relative of ginger, is found in indian cooking. It has been touted as a treatment for just about everything (tho not thyroid), but aside from studies in the test tube and in rodents, nothing has been proven. I recommend eating well, including unprocessed foods, complex foods, and spicy foods if that is your pleasure, but don't shy away from "medicine" when the time comes. ...Read more

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Is turmeric is good for uric acid?

Is turmeric is good for uric acid?

No: If you have gout you need to be on allopurinol. If you do not have gout there is little reason to do anything about an elevated uric acid level. Tumeric has no benefit for this issue. ...Read more

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What is the best form of turmeric supplement and what is it good for?

What is the best form of turmeric  supplement and what is it good for?

Inflammation: Tumeric is used for many things. Some cultures believe it helps with weight loss and many believe it is good as an antiinflammatory. Please use with caution and buy high quality powder. ...Read more

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