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Synonyms for turmeric

widely cultivated tropical plant of India having yellow flowers and a large aromatic deep yellow rhizome

ground dried rhizome of the turmeric plant used as seasoning

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The therapeutic benefits of turmeric can be attained at its best by combining curcumin with ar-turmerone, an active compound derived from essential oil of turmeric.
A study suggests a compound found in turmeric could encourage the growth of nerve cells thought to be part of the brain's repair kit.
While medications are widely available for chronic joint pain, concerns about the various side effects of these drugs are now prompting people to consider more natural alternatives like taking turmeric supplements.
All four Turmeric Tea blends contain herbs known to boost immunity and soothe the digestive system, the company said.
Stir in the turmeric at the end and again work up to this amount - you may find the taste quite strong at first.
Skin: Garlic as well as turmeric give glow to the skin by boosting circulation.
Turmeric has been used in traditional and modern medicine and it is consumed as additives in cooking different meals.
Farmers should ensure that the land should neither be excessively wet nor should it be hard so that the turmeric be dug out easily and soil be removed from it without much hassle.
Therapeutic potential of turmeric in Alzheimer's disease: Curcumin or curcuminoids.
Serves 4 Ingredients: 50ml oil, 150g onions, 150g raw mango, 10g ginger, 5g curry leaf, 20g Kashmiri chilli powder, 5g turmeric, 300g coconut milk, 12g salt, 300ml water.
Turmeric skin lightening mask Ingredients: A small spoon of henna powder A small spoon of turmeric A spoon of rose water Procedure: Mix the components together until they become a creamy-like dough.
Vicco Narayani Cream will soon begin to be exported to the UAE along with Vicco Vajradanti, Vicco Turmeric Cream and Vicco Turmeric in Shaving Cream base.
Whole chicken - 1kg; potatoes, carrots, green peas, beans - 50gm each; turmeric - 1tsp; white pepper powder - 1 tsp; cardamom, cinnamon, bay leaf, butter, salt - to taste
Washington, Aug 21 ( ANI ): A new study has found that anti-nausea drug thalidomide when combined with common kitchen spice turmeric creates hybrid molecules that effectively kills multiple myeloma cells.