For eczema and skin infections, fresh turmeric is ground along with Korai kzhangu (Cyperus rotundus ) and applied externally over the affected area.For sinusitis the dried rhizome is burnt and smoke is inhaled through each nostril 2-3 times daily for best results.Regular use of turmeric reduces onset of Alzheimer’s. It also helps in managing inflammatory diseases like Arthritis and Ulcerative Colitis.‘Curcumin’, the powerful antioxidant in turmeric helps to prevent Cancer.
It neutralises substances and conditions causing cancer. Helps the cell to reatain its integrity protecting it from the threats of cancer causing substances or carcinogens. Inhibits enzyme ‘topoisomerase’ which causes replication of cancer cells. Also blocks enzyme Cyclooxygenase or COX2 which activates carcinogens.’Curcumin’ is a rich antioxidant that fight free radicals causing Cancer.
turmeric boiled in milk and sugar is a traditional remedy that helps soothening throat, treat respiratory ailments.Turmeric is one of key medicines used for treating Vatha ailments or Arthritis, diabetes, Digestive problems. turmeric is a powerful anti-inflammatory herb. Helps to decrease pain.