Earthon’s Organic Turmeric contains up to 5% essential oils and up to 5% curcumin, a polyphenol. Curcumin is the active substance of turmeric and curcumin is known as C.I. 75300, or Natural Yellow 3. Research has revealed that turmeric is a natural wonder, proving beneficial in the treatment of many different health conditions from cancer to Alzheimer’s disease.
Health Benefits of Turmeric
• It is a natural antiseptic and antibacterial agent, useful in disinfecting cuts and burns, assists in remodeling of damaged skin and is a natural painkiller
• Reduces the risk of childhood leukemia.
• Is a natural liver detoxifier.
• May prevent and slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease by removing amyloyd plaque buildup in the brain.
• When combined with cauliflower, it has shown to prevent prostate cancer and stop the growth of existing prostate cancer.
• May prevent melanoma and destroys existing melanoma cells.
• May prevent metastases from occurring in many different forms of cancer.
• Used in medicine as a treatment for depression.
• Because of its anti-inflammatory properties, it is a natural treatment for arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
• Due to its features it is also used in cosmetics