Curcumin: Researchers have been studying on different herbs and nutritional supplements which led to the proposal for managing clinical disorders like depression .For example ashwagandha treats anxiety and brahmi is being used for the cognitive problems while colostrinin for dementia4 and ginseng has been successful in treating the sexual dysfunction .(1-4) Curcumin, is one of the ingredients present in turmeric. It is also an unconventional treatment that has been studied in the
Few Of The Main Advantages Of Taking Curcumin Curcumin is the primary bioactive compound that can be found in the spice turmeric. It is what is responsible for turmeric being bright gold and for a majority of its health benefits. Curcumin has a variety of health benefits associated with it. Below, we will be going over a few of the advantages of taking curcumin. 1. Natural Antidepressant. One of the biggest benefits that can be derived from taking curcumin has to do with it being an effective
2 The Effects of Turmeric on Alzheimer’s The topic of dementia and Alzheimer’s is a personal for me. My grandmother will be 86 years old this year. For the last few years she has had a diagnosis of dementia, recently the doctors have mentioned she may be in the advanced stages of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Last year I learned about the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of Turmeric root powder. I started to research what Turmeric (Curcumin) could be used for; and I
in turmeric, curcumin, is considered a hopeful treatment for Alzheimer’s disease. A plaque which builds up in the brain of Alzheimer’s patients named beta-amyloid plaques, is considered to be one of the main causes of Alzheimer. Researchers discovered that curcumin is effective to prevent the build up of this kind of plaque by up to 40 percent, which makes it an encouraging treatment for Alzheimer’s.
Neurogenesis normally occurs in dentate gyrus (DG) region of the hippocampus and lateral ventricle of sub-ventricular zone (SVZ) (Zhao et al., 2008). Hippocampal neurogenesis plays pivotal role in neurologic and psychiatric disorder like epilepsy, depression, schizophrenia and mood disorders (Antonova et al., 2004; Keller and Roberts, 2008; Lucassen et al., 2006; Zhao et al., 2008). Development of the nervous system is complex, and includes multistep dynamic processes such as proliferation, differentiation
paper, I will be discussing the scientific and medical evidence of turmeric. First I will be talking about the scientific evidence proving that turmeric does really work. Next, I will be talking about specific clinical trials comparing turmeric and curcumin to medications and drugs for treating cancers and diseases. Lastly, I will mention all of the chemical components contained in turmeric that makes it so powerful. I believe these topics about turemric, let alone any other herb or product, are the
Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection, stomach ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), gallbladder disorders, high cholesterol, a skin condition called lichen planus, skin inflammation from radiation treatment, and fatigue (TURMERIC: Uses, Side Effects, Interactions and Warnings,
axonal damage and eventually neural death. Unfortunately, there is no cure for MS. This projects aims to ameliorate neurological structure and function in MS patients by the oral administration of Nanocurcumin. Nanocurcumin is synthesized by loading curcumin on poly (n-butylcyanoacrylate) nanoparticles and is coated with polysorbate-80 to ensure the direct delivery of the nanocurcumin across the blood brain barrier and to the brain. Nanocurcumin is expected to attenuate the neurological symptoms of MS
Let's look at some of the side effects of these man-made products. Motrin is one of the most common anti-inflammatories on the market. Some of the side effects from this drug include cramping, gas and bloating. Those are quite common. That does not sound like something someone would want to experience if there was already inflammation and pain associated with that. Some of the more severe side effects include abdominal bleeding and ulcers in the gums and even depression or congestive heart failure.
polyherbal formulation containing mainly the extracts of Curcuma longa, Zingiber officinale, Piper longum, Emblica officinalis, Terminalia belerica, Ocimum sanctum, Adhatoda vasica, and Cyperus rotundus . The dry rhizome of Curcuma longa contains curcumin, the main bioactive component, demethoxycurcumin, and