News tagged with turmeric
A U.S patent issued today to the University of Rochester and two other entities for the use of compounds related to a popular spice in the fight against cancer, acne, baldness, and other medical conditions.
Medical research Jun 12, 2012 | 3.7 / 5 (3) | 2
Scientists have just identified a new reason why some curry dishes, made with spices humans have used for thousands of years, might be good for you.
Medical research May 25, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (13) | 2 |
Curcumin, a compound found in the spice turmeric, is proving effective at preventing clumping of a protein involved in Parkinson's disease, says a Michigan State University researcher.
Parkinson's & Movement disorders Mar 20, 2012 | 5 / 5 (6) | 0 |
Curcumin, a substance extracted from turmeric, prolongs life and enhances activity of fruit flies with a nervous disorder similar to Alzheimers. The study conducted at Linköping University, indicates ...
Medical research Feb 14, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 2
Acai berry, cumin, herbal tea, turmeric and long-term use of garlic all herbal supplements commonly believed to be beneficial to your health may negatively impact chemotherapy treatment according to a new report ...
Cancer Aug 17, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Eating a diet rich in spices, like turmeric and cinnamon, reduces the body's negative responses to eating high-fat meals, according to Penn State researchers.
Health Aug 10, 2011 | 5 / 5 (4) | 2 |