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Turmeric

Post by £$&^@ » Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:11 pm

Malcolm, what does Tibetan Medicine say about the use of turmeric as a supplement ?
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Re: Turmeric

Post by SunWuKong » Sat Dec 30, 2017 12:05 am

Simon E. wrote:
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:11 pm
Malcolm, what does Tibetan Medicine say about the use of turmeric as a supplement ?
We've got Asian markets around here that sell whole turmeric roots. It's generally assumed it works a bit like tea or ginseng, it makes blood less gooey, sticky. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22531131

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Re: Turmeric

Post by Malcolm » Sat Dec 30, 2017 12:08 am

Simon E. wrote:
Thu Dec 21, 2017 7:11 pm
Malcolm, what does Tibetan Medicine say about the use of turmeric as a supplement ?
Turmeric is generally good, but it is heating, since it is related to ginger. So it can be a bit drying as well.

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Re: Turmeric

Post by £$&^@ » Sat Dec 30, 2017 12:48 am

So how one balance that Malcolm..?
I should perhaps explain I have been reading about its use as an anti-inflammatory.
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