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Turmeric, Curcumin, and Your Health

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Turmeric, Curcumin, and Your Health

Spice Name: Turmeric The name of this spice is turmeric (sometimes spelled, tumeric). Scientific Name The scientific name of turmeric is Curcuma longa L. Other Names Turmeric is also known as Indian saffron, haridra, haldi, halada, manjal, pasapu, and arishina.1 What It Is Turmeric comes from a rhizome (an underground stem) of the plant, which it why it is termed a spice, and not an herb (herbs come from the leaves of a plant). Where It Is found Turmeric is cultivated in the tropical and sub-tropical regions of South Asia, and is thought to originate from India. Most of the...

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