Turmeric

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Turmeric

Turmeric
Turmeric is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae. It is native to tropical Indian Subcontinent and needs temperatures between 20 °C and 30 °C and a considerable amount of annual rainfall to thrive. Wikipedia

Thought to slow cancer growth and prevent Alzheimer’s.

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Author of a memoir called The Girl On the Wall, and working on a novel. Former Synagogue president, gardener, empty nester. Raising bees.
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One Response to Turmeric

  1. Onecakebaker says:

    There are a lot of supposed health benefits to turmeric, but the Western medical association is not convinced.

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