Anti-inflammatory properties of Turmeric

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   Posted 3/14/2013 1:18 AM (GMT -6)   
Did you know that turmeric extracts are as useful as the NSAIDs drugs for reducing the symptoms of Osteoarthritis as they possess the anti-inflammatory properties?

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   Posted 3/17/2013 2:27 PM (GMT -6)   
Although the anti-inflammatory activity of curcumin has been demonstrated in cell culture and animal studies, few controlled clinical trials have examined the efficacy of curcumin in the treatment of inflammatory conditions.
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   Posted 4/4/2013 1:38 PM (GMT -6)   
I have severe inflammatory OA. many replaced joints and fusion surgeries. In my experience, turmeric does help. I take one a day and when I ran out, I did notice a difference. I try to eat anti-inflammatory foods too.
Black cherry extract helps too.

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   Posted 5/13/2013 3:42 AM (GMT -6)   
I suggest turmeric for all inflammatory disorders like Osteoarthritis , arthritis and tendonitis. A chemical compound in turmeric called curcumin which is the most biologically active component of the plant. But Turmeric extract can cause digestive problems in high doses.
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