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Turmeric


Turmeric, the main spice in curry, is arguably the most powerful herb on the planet at fighting and potentially reversing disease. It has so many healing properties that currently there have been 6,235 peer-reviewed articles published proving the benefits of turmeric and one of its renowned healing compounds curcumin.This puts turmeric on top of the list as one of the most frequently mentioned medicinal herbs in all of science and the next most popular studied herbs include garlic, cinnamon, ginseng, ginger and milk thistle.Of the 6000+ studies referencing curcumin, the most interesting finding is that when turmeric is compared to conventional medicine its benefits equal that of many pharmaceutical medications. In fact, a number of studies have even reported that using curcumin is moreadvantageous than certain prescription drugs.Health Benefits of TurmericWhen examining the research, turmeric benefits go beyond that of these 10 drugs:Anti-inflammatory drugsAnti-depressants (Prozac)ChemotherapyAnti-coagulants (Aspirin)Pain killersDiabetes drugs (Metformin)Arthritis medicationsInflammatory bowel disease drugsCholesterol drugs (Lipitor)SteroidsNow let’s jump deeper into the research on turmeric benefits at potentially reversing specific diseases.Turmeric Benefits Trump MedicationsAlthough the list is much longer, we’ve selected 10 drugs that pale in comparison to turmeric in potentially reversing disease. As you read this report, keep in mind that one of the most powerful advantages curcumin has over the traditional medical approach is the lack of side effects.1. Anticoagulants/AntiplateletsMedical intervention generally includes the following medications to slow and prevent blood clotting:AspirinClopidogrel (Plavix)DiclofenacEnoxaparin (Lovenox)Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin, others)NaproxenWarfarin (Coumadin), and others.Unfortunately, fo