Size: 200g (Re-sealable bag)
TRUEFOOD TURMERIC POWDER is non-GMO and exceptionally beneficial for health and well-being: it is considered to be a superfood due to its curcumin content which has shown to be helpful in treating a wide range of conditions.
Turmeric powder: product of India, packed in South Africa.
Turmeric, previously referred to as Indian Saffron because of its colour, is a powerful herb that has been used in India and Indonesia for thousands of years as a textile dye, spice and for medicinal purposes.
It contains bio active compounds called curcuminoids. One of which gives the spice its yellow colour and has gained popularity for anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant properties: curcumin.
Turmeric is noted as an effective alternative to pharmaceuticals for a range of ailments such as depression, alzheimer's, arthritis, heartburn, stomach ulcers, multiple sclerosis, inflammatory bowel disease, cystic fibrosis, fatigue and viral infections and lowering cholesterol levels.
The spice improves liver function and assists in its ability to clear LDL (bad cholesterol) and increase HDL (good cholesterol) levels in the body, along with providing cardiovascular protection by preventing oxidization of cholesterol.
External uses include applying Turmeric to bruises, sprains and swelling and also fungal infections like ringworm.