Turmeric as an Anti Inflammatory
Date Posted:15 March 2016
Turmeric as an Anti Inflammatory – Turmeric Plus
Research now proves that turmeric can be a major contributor to treating inflammatory conditions. Turmeric has been used in traditional Chinese and Indian (Ayurvedic) medicine for centuries to treat inflammation and inflammation-related conditions. The active ingredient, Curcumin, is known to help reduce pain and stiffness related to rheumatoid arthritis, bursitis and osteoarthritis. Clinical trials indicate curcumin to have potential as a therapeutic agent in diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatitis, as well as certain types of cancer.
Inflammation is the body’s natural response to injury or infection, as a result often causing localized redness, swelling, or heat. It can cause loss of function of the involved tissues. Restored tissue function is achieved through acute inflammation. It is a protective and localized response to infection or injury.
If inflammation persists for a prolonged period of time, it becomes chronic inflammation. Chronic inflammation can be the result of an infection, autoimmune reaction, or allergy. Unmanaged inflammation can have severe effects on your energy levels, body composition, cognitive performance and overall well-being.
Laboratories and research companies around the globe are conducting ongoing trials on the effects of curcumin, with new findings becoming available regularly. There are however, practitioners and alternative therapists who are prepared to prescribe Curcumin in its available forms as a dietary supplement.
Turmeric Plus offers practitioners another tool for certain chronic conditions. It contains Curcumin C3 Complex, a patented extract of the turmeric rhizome. As a liquid formula, its absorption begins in the mouth, and consequently its actions are immediate