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A delicious organic turmeric paste. Ideal for Asian cooking, dressings and sauces.
Diets rich in curcumin--a compound found in the curry spice turmeric--may help explain why rates of Alzheimer's disease are much lower among the elderly in India compared with their Western peers. Alzheimer's disease is characterized by the buildup of amyloid protein ''plaques'' within the brain. In studies in rats, curcumin ''not only reduces the amyloid, but also reduces the (brain's) response to the amyloid,'' according to researcher Dr. Sally Frautschy of the University of California, Los Angeles.