Turmeric

Turmeric can improve memory and mood, reduce Alzheimer's risk: Study

Turmeric can improve memory and mood, reduce Alzheimer's risk: Study

It also has been suggested as a possible reason that senior citizens in India have a lower prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and better cognitive performance.

Jan 24, 2018, 18:28 PM IST
Can turmeric fight cancer in children? US scientists give an affirmative answer!

Can turmeric fight cancer in children? US scientists give an affirmative answer!

Researchers at Nemours Children's Hospital and the University of Central Florida (UCF) have found that nanoparticles loaded with curcumin can offer a novel treatment to target and destroy neuroblastoma tumour cells. 

Jul 31, 2017, 15:33 PM IST
Forget pills- You can find these six painkillers in your own kitchen!

Forget pills- You can find these six painkillers in your own kitchen!

Do you often take pills for minor aches and pains? Well, taking medicines has become a part of our everyday life, including the smallest things.

Mar 09, 2017, 23:18 PM IST

Revealed: Turmeric is not as healthy as you think

In what could send shock waves across medical and pharmaceutical industry, especially in the field of traditional medicine, a new study claims that turmeric isn't as good as we initially thought.

Jan 19, 2017, 22:21 PM IST
Revealed: Turmeric isn't as healthy as you think

Revealed: Turmeric isn't as healthy as you think

Curcumin is an unstable, reactive, non-bioavailable compound and, therefore, a highly improbable lead for drug development, say researchers.

 

Jan 19, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
Know these amazing benefits of turmeric milk!

Know these amazing benefits of turmeric milk!

Do you know that consuming a glass of turmeric milk is beneficial for health? 

Dec 26, 2016, 12:51 PM IST
Five ways turmeric can boost your health!

Five ways turmeric can boost your health!

Turmeric is one of the most important ingredients of Indian cuisine

Dec 06, 2016, 23:35 PM IST

Want to get rid of acne? Eat these foods!

Nobody likes to have acne marks and dark spots on their face. Acne, also called pimples, is a common skin problem that occurs when oil and dead skin cells clog up your pores.

Sep 23, 2016, 00:04 AM IST

Turmeric compound may play pivotal role in treating colon cancer

Colon cancer is usually caused by lifestyle factors, such as sedentry lifestyle and diet. The researchers found that combination of two plant compounds that have medicinal properties - curcumin and silymarin - holds promise in treating colon cancer.

Jul 23, 2016, 17:43 PM IST
Easy home remedies to enjoy the rainy season

Easy home remedies to enjoy the rainy season

Monsoon is said to be the most awaited season as the greenery and freshness of the weather grasp you within its aura. However the season brings a lot of health issues but using apple cider vinegar and staying away from dairy products can do the trick, says an expert.

Jul 14, 2016, 16:23 PM IST

Can't give up smoking? This homemade recipe can clean your lungs in just 3 days!

Smoking causes damage to the airways and lungs which leads to the development of this long-term condition. 

Jun 15, 2016, 14:57 PM IST

It’s true: Turmeric can be used for good oral health too! – Watch video

Many people absent-mindedly resort to dental surgeries to get that attractive smile and pearly whites, but that is never going to be the recommended route, unless it becomes an emergency.

May 09, 2016, 03:07 AM IST

Watch: An addition to efficacy of turmeric, helps fight drug-resistant TB

Over the years, tumeric or haldi, as it is popularly known in India, has been used to treat many health conditions and possess antioxidant, anti-cancer and anti-inflammatory properties.

Mar 27, 2016, 20:24 PM IST
Check out the amazing benefits of turmeric

Check out the amazing benefits of turmeric

To know why Indian food essentially contains turmeric and its benefits, check out the video.

Feb 26, 2016, 13:40 PM IST

Healthy Eating: Top herbal discoveries of 2015!

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Check out some herbal discoveries of 2015 and how these ingredients can play a major role in combating serious diseases

Dec 17, 2015, 00:10 AM IST

Technology varsity in MP 'discovers' anti-cancer molecules

In a major breakthrough in cancer treatment which is inspired by the all-time tested properties of turmeric, a state-run varsity here claimed to have discovered anti-cancer molecules which will bring a revolution in fighting the dreaded disease in an effective manner.

Dec 07, 2015, 18:29 PM IST

These health habits of India are being copied by the West!

It feels good to see your cultural qualities and mannerisms get adopted by a person from a different culture altogether and it feels even better when that habit is a beneficial one.

Sep 13, 2015, 09:49 AM IST
Here's how Indian cuisine essentials can give you glowing skin

Here's how Indian cuisine essentials can give you glowing skin

Have you ever wondered how Indian cuisine essentials, which have been there for centuries, can be beneficial for the skin?

Sep 03, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

India thwarts British firm's bid to patent hair loss formula

 An attempt made by a Britain-based company to patent a medicinal composition comprising of turmeric, pine bark and green tea for treating hair loss was prevented by India, the science and technology ministry said on Sunday.

Aug 02, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

Turmeric may help treat oral cancers: Study

The humble turmeric - a familiar yellow spice common in Indian cooking - may help treat oral cancers caused by a virus, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, claim.

Apr 24, 2015, 15:32 PM IST