Turmeric - The Golden Spice of Life

Turmeric – The Golden Spice of Life

Turmeric is an ancient spice derived from the rhizomes of Curcuma Longa, which belongs in the ginger family and, by extension, is enriched with vitamins C and B6. This extraordinary herb, that has only found its way into the spotlight during the ‘70s when researchers discovered the herb’s antioxidant and anti – inflammatory properties, as far as it concerns the West. In the East on the contrary has been used for at least 4000 years in the East, precisely during the Vedic period in India. It has been used in the traditional medicine as a household remedy for various diseases, including biliary disorders, anorexia, cough, diabetic wounds, hepatic disorders, rheumatism and sinusitis.       

In addition to its use as a spice and pigment turmeric and its constituents, mainly curcumin and essential oils, show a wide spectrum of biological actions. These include its anti – inflammatory, antioxidant, anti – carcinogenic, anti – mutagenic, anticoagulant, anti – fertility, anti – diabetic, antibacterial, antifungal, antiprotozoal, antiviral, anti – fibrotic, anti – venom, antiulcer, hypotensive and hypocholesteremic activities. It’s worth mentioning that besides vitamins, turmeric is also enriched with essential minerals, such as magnesium, potassium and calcium and it’s also an excellent source of fiber and zinc, which helps significantly in regulating the immune function and in sharpening the memory.

Natural Cretan Aloe Juice with Turmeric assists in:

  • Improving the memory significantly and acts pro – actively against Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Reducing cholesterol and triglycerides present in the blood by dissolving fat accumulated in the blood vessels, thus preventing cardiovascular disease.
  • Treating the symptoms of diabetes by helping to regulate blood insulin, control and balance sugar levels.
  • Stimulating the natural antioxidant mechanisms of the organism and neutralizes free radicals by suppressing the aging process.
  • Alleviating the pains and cramps of the period.
  • Preventing and curing various degenerative diseases such as osteoarthritis.
  • Detoxifying the body along with the beneficial ingredients of Aloe Vera.

 

Ingredients: Aloe Vera juice, aqua (water), glycerin, blueberry flavor, xanthan gum, potassium sorbate, sodium benzoate, curcumin extract, sweetener (stevia).