This Article is About
diabetes treatment
blood glucose levels
blood sugar control
control blood sugar
blood sugar levels
insulin resistance
asian spice
metabolic issues
diabetes research
nerve damage
diabetes type
type ii diabetes
Turmeric Diabetes Treatment
Join 1000's of Authors at StreetArticles Today!

Turmeric Diabetes Treatment

Turmeric is an Asian spice that reduces inflammation, heal wounds and even relieve pain. But is this the same story with diabetes? Well, one can only know that when they understand what causes diabetes and what ingredients are in this spice found in many curries. Inflammation may not only occurs in diabetics but in many diseases as well. Mostly it is often in the onset of obesity and diabetes type 2. The ingredients in turmeric that help contain inflammation can also help in preventing type 2 diabetes.

Research shows that turmeric has an active antioxidant ingredient called cur-cumin which is known to reverse inflammatory and metabolic issues especially in obesity. The ingredient also helps to improve blood sugar control.

What does turmeric contain?

The ingredient in it that is important to any diabetic is cur-cumin. It has both anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory components. In mice models, it has helped to prevent both type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance. Cur-cumin is also known to help protect from other complications related to diabetes. They include kidney disease and nerve damage.

The amazing fact! - The cur-cumin in turmeric can in fact track blood glucose levels in a very short period of less than a month.

Type II diabetes is often related to obesity even when there is no one-on-one causal relationship. Statistics show that obese people are more likely to have diabetes than those who have a controlled weight. Turmeric comes in handy for anyone who would like to lose weight and at the same time prevents or control diabetes.

Natural remedies have been known to work since time immemorial and turmeric is no exception. Diabetics should include this precious spice in their diets and see the wonders it does especially in the control of blood sugar levels.

The best part of all this is a relief to diabetics; turmeric is found nearly everywhere. The antioxidant agents in this yellowish spice control blood sugar levels as resistance to insulin. This way, one can easily prevent or manage diabetes.

So when and how should it be taken?

Turmeric can either be found either in powder or capsules forms. In powder form, the recommendation is always that one takes a teaspoon at least twice daily. Take it in the course of your meals. The capsules are given to patients with a prescription.

If you are diabetic, the natural remedy is a proven prevention method. Take charge of the condition by adding turmeric in your diet. It works wonders in such a short time.


Street Talk

No comments present
You May Also Like
Importance Of Cinamon In Diabetes Treatment
Did you know that research has found that cinnamon can help in both the prevention and regulation of diabetes? Well, that is good news especially to diabetics who carry their syringes with them wherever they go. It has been a common traditional herb used for its medicinal and spice value.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diabetes   Oct 07, 2012  
3
  Likes: 2

About Diabetes Treatment Options - What Are Your Options for Treating Diabetes?
It can be difficult dealing with any type of disease. Just discovering that you have developed a disease can be upsetting enough. You are trying to deal with the news while looking for options and alternatives for managing your condition. This can be very true for someone recently diagnosed with…
By: George Howard in  Health and Fitness  >  Diabetes   Jul 14, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

New Type 2 Diabetes Treatment
For the last ten years, type 2 diabetes treatment has seen tremendous advancements. Experts in this field assert that new drugs as well as devices meant to aid in the treatment have led to better living for patients with the disease. The new treatment in type 2 diabetes has been…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diabetes   Aug 24, 2012  
2
  Likes: 2

Caring for Someone With Neuropathy
Neuropathy is a disorder in which the activities of the patient must be closely monitored. There are symptoms that cannot be controlled easily, and there are times that when the symptoms persist, we may not be aware that it is happening, which could have a serious effect to the health…
By: lee8 in  Health and Fitness  >  Home Health Care   Jul 09, 2012  
1
  Likes: 0

Maqui Berry - The Superfruit Of 2012
Maqui Berry is a New-Found superfruit that was discovered just recently and being recognized as the world's strongest new antioxidant berry that is up to 3x stronger than Acai Berry. Maqui Berries are native to the Valdivian temperate rainforests of Chile and adjacent regions of southern Argentina and hence why…
By: Val2 in  Health and Fitness  >  Supplements   Jun 18, 2012  
8
  Likes: 32

Diabetic Medical Identification Bracelet
The number of people suffering from diabetes makes up a large part of the population.When insulin is not reacted to properly that is when diabetes comes in. The hormone insulin is responsible for the metabolism of starch and conversion of sugar into energy. Of all diabetes types, about 90 percent…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diabetes   Aug 27, 2012  
0
  Likes: 1

Healthy Habits And Controlling Diabetes to Avoid Peripheral Neuropathy
One of the most common and devastating side effects of diabetes is neuropathy. Neuropathy is a disease where the nerves to parts of the body malfunction or are slowly destroyed. The high level of glucose in the blood from diabetes is one of the factors that cause this damage.. Alcoholism,…
By: Jeffrey E Feldberg in  Health and Fitness  >  Diabetes   Feb 23, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

Candy In Diabetic Supplies - treat Low Blood Sugar Fast
Low blood sugar levels can cause a diabetic to feel bad, fast. Many patients can tell if their blood sugar is too low by how they are feeling, while others may delay taking action when they just don’t recognize the warning signs. For those who are determined to remain active…
By: Jeffrey E Feldberg in  Health and Fitness  >  Diabetes   Mar 20, 2012  
1
  Likes: 0

Importance Of Cinamon In Diabetes Treatment
Did you know that research has found that cinnamon can help in both the prevention and regulation of diabetes? Well, that is good news especially to diabetics who carry their syringes with them wherever they go. It has been a common traditional herb used for its medicinal and spice value.…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diabetes   Oct 07, 2012  
3
  Likes: 2

How Does the HCG Diet Work?
What is HCG and how does the HCG diet work? HCG is a female hormone that is created when woman are pregnant. It allows the growing fetus the ability to use the mothers fat stores to grow, even when she can’t keep a meal down. That way the fetus can…
By: Franz Williams in  Health and Fitness  >  Weight Loss   Dec 17, 2011  
0
  Likes: 1

Signs And Symptoms Of Gestational Diabetes
This kind of diabetes is a temporary phase in which a pregnant woman undergoes an increased level of blood sugar. Generally it increases stress in a pregnant mother's body. In most cases its signs go undiagnosed because they resemble other conditions in any pregnancy. The disorder is accurately detected when…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Diabetes   Oct 09, 2012  
4
  Likes: 2

The Path to Getting Six Pack Abs
For those who are serious about it, the path to getting six pack abs stops being a hard and long one and starts to be a day by day warpath. In order to do this, you need to start thinking that it is easy. Your mind is a strange thing;…
By: Chip Paulson in  Health and Fitness   Jul 22, 2013  
0
  Likes: 0

Trace Minerals: Some Of the Best Supplements for Weight Loss
Minerals are essential for overall good health and make an important contribution to weight loss. While ingesting the minerals is important, it is also essential to receive them in proper balance as they occur naturally, since an imbalance can be detrimental to your health. Many of the available supplements are…
By: Celeste Smucker, MPH, PhD in  Health and Fitness  >  Weight Loss   Jul 29, 2011  
0
  Likes: 1

Insomnia Cures
People who are having trouble sleeping are always searching for potent insomnia cures. Insomnia is simply the inability to fall or remain asleep through the night. Insomnia is caused by a variety of mental and medical health problems. Insomnia is known to be situational as well, and lasts for a…
By: Jerome Garcia in  Health and Fitness  >  Sleep Snoring   May 19, 2012  
0
  Likes: 0

Vitamins, What Are they Good For? #7
We are almost half way through the information that I have collected over the last several years from Prevention. My most recent source of information has been The Cornell Encyclopedia of Health. Most of what I am passing to you are tidbits here and there with no in-depth information. It…
By: Carolann Sherwood in  Health and Fitness  >  Nutrition   Apr 08, 2011  
0
  Likes: 0

Article Views: 1516    Report this Article