Turmeric is the spice that gives your dishes yellow colour. Turmeric has been used in Ceylon for thousands of years as a spice and in Ayurveda. Dru Era Turmeric Powder is Non-GMO, Non-Irradiated and Gluten Free
Recently, science has started to back up what the Sri Lankans have known for a centuries… Turmeric really does contain compounds with medicinal properties. These compounds are called curcuminoids, and the most important of which is Curcumin. Curcumin is the main active ingredient in Turmeric.
Turmeric indigenous to Sri Lanka ( Curcuma longa ) has the highest levels of curcumin content in the wold at between 5 - 6 %. Turmeric has powerful anti-inflammatory effects and is a very strong antioxidant.
Health benefits of Turmeric
- - Turmeric can delay ageing as it’s powerful antioxidant effects neutralizes free radicals on its own, then stimulates the body’s own antioxidant enzymes.
- - Turmeric has beneficial effects on several factors known to play a role in heart disease. It improves the function of the endothelium and is a potent anti-inflammatory agent and antioxidant.
- - Turmeric can cross the blood-brain barrier and has been shown to lead to various improvements in the pathological process of Alzheimer’s disease.
- - Arthritis is a common disorder characterized by joint inflammation. Many studies show that Turmeric can help treat symptoms of arthritis.
Our Turmeric is grown free of any artificial inputs and shipped worldwide directly from Ceylon.
If has been found that when Turmeric is consumed together with back pepper spice the bio availability of Curcumin increased by 2000%, and levels of absorption of Curcumin all improved dramatically. So the next time you use Turmeric in your cooking make sure that you also include our black pepper spice.
Turmeric can be blended into smoothies, soups, rice and pasta dishes, marinades, eggs, hummus, and bean or lentil side dishes. It not only boosts flavor for zero calories, but this spice has also been found to have anti-inflammatory properties to help ease joint pain and stiffness in the body.
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