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Is turmeric the go-to spice for managing diabetes?

According to a World Health Organisation (WHO) estimate, 1.6 million deaths were directly caused by diabetes in 2016.

Novel system uses turmeric to stop cancer cell growth

The system developed by researchers at the Washington State University in the US also promotes the growth of healthy bone cells.


Turmeric compounds may help combat cancer, says study

Researchers at Federal University of Sao Paulo (UNIFESP) and the Federal University of Para (UFPA) in Brazil identified possible therapeutic effects of curcumin - the yellow powder derived from the roots of the turmeric plant.

Superfoods: Health benefits of turmeric for kids

Children face a number of health problems due to their young age and low immunity compared to adults, right from illnesses like asthma to sports injuries.

Turmeric effective in treating various types of cancer: Study

Curcumin, the principal curcuminoid of turmeric, has 14 molecules with cancer preventive potential and 12 with anti-tumour effect.

Now,combo of plant nutrients to kill breast cancer cells

Researchers tested ten known protective chemical nutrients found in foods.


Turmeric substance may protect premature infants' lungs

Turmeric,a key ingredient in spicy curry dishes,has long been known to have medicinal values.

Turmeric a key component for Alzheimer's medicine?

Turmeric or 'haldi' is emerging as a promising basis for an inexpensive treatment for Alzheimer's disease.

Eating curry can 'stave off infections'

One of the key compounds have been found boosting the immune system say,scientists

Assam’s new farm mantra: go organic

30 bighas to be identified in each of the 126 Assembly constituencies; Rs 20 cr earmarked