In the digestive system, it helps with purging, jaundice, reducing fat, helps get rid of parasites, indigestion, diabetes and more. In the integumentary system, turmeric powder mixed with honey can be used as a paste to help with skin disorders. It acts as a tonic as well as a natural dye to give the skin an even, glowing tone. Taken internally, turmeric helps in blood circulation, reducing anemia, and having major benefits in the immune system. Modern research is exploring the energizing effects of turmeric in the aid of HIV and AIDS.
The root of this plant is the main source of usage being pungent, bitter but antibacterial.
It has been traditionally taken in daily cup of very warm milk. Do not ever take without consulting a physician and be very cautious when pregnant.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Plant Uses are for informational purposes only. EEB Greenhouses assume no responsibility for adverse effects from the use of any plants referred to on this site. Always seek advice from a professional before using any plant medicinally.
data regenerated on Tue, 22 May 2018 11:42:39 -0400