Curcumin – Anti-inflammatory

A review article published in the Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine investigates the use of the spice, curcumin as a a natural anti-inflammatory agent. Several experimental and pharmacologic trials have demonstrated its efficacy. There has been a significant increase in the number of clinical trials testing the efficacy of curcumin in treating a variety of inflammatory conditions.

Reference: Curcumin: Matthew C.Fadusa, CeciliaLau, JaiBikhchandani, Henry T.Lynchc Curcumin: An age-old anti-inflammatory and anti-neoplastic agent, Journal of Traditional and Complementary Medicine, Volume 7 Issue 3.

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Turmeric juice is a popular supplement to help boost curcumin intake. Ideally a CAM provider can evaluate a person’s health requirement and tailor a personalised health program to suit their individual needs.