Turmeric powder is one of nature's most powerful healers. The active ingredient in turmeric is curcumin, the compound that gives it a bright yellow color. Turmeric promotes the flow of bile from the liver, beneficial for excreting fat-soluble toxins. Turmeric is used for its color, flavor, cosmetic and medicinal properties. A small pinch of turmeric powder would add an orange-yellow hue to salad dressings. It is great in recipes that use rice, lentils and dry beans.
Turmeric may prevent and slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease by removing protein buildup in the brain. It may help in fat metabolism and weight management. Because of its anti-inflammatory properties, it is a natural treatment for arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
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Turmeric powder should be stored in an airtight container at a cool, dry place protected from light. Too much heat will volatize and dissipate its arromatic essential oil, and sunlight will cause it to fade.