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Running Head : ALTERNATIVE NUTRITION THERAPY , TURMERIC Alternative Nutrition Therapy “ Turmeric ”

  title={Running Head : ALTERNATIVE NUTRITION THERAPY , TURMERIC Alternative Nutrition Therapy “ Turmeric ”},
  author={Sonia Malhotra and Suzie Parada},


The Quick & Easy Ayurvedic Cookbook. Clarendon, Vermont: Journey Editions
  • 2000
Curcumin and anti-oxident and anti-inflamatory
  • Free Radical Biology and Medecine
  • 2000
Curcumin inhibits metastatic progression of breast cancer cell through suppression of urokinase-type plasminogen activator by NF-kappa B signaling pathways
Curcumin inhibits the adhesion and invasion of MCF-7 cells through down-regulating the protein expression of uPA via of NF-κB activation, and the therapeutic potential of curcumin for breast cancer deserves further study. Expand
Pharmacology. Nutrition Therapy and Pathophysiology (pp. 210-211)
  • 2011
Turmeric: The Ayurvedic Spice of Life. New York City : Pioneer Imprints
  • 2010
Anti-inflammatory properties of curcumin, a major constituent of Curcuma longa: a review of preclinical and clinical research.
  • Julie S. Jurenka
  • Medicine
  • Alternative medicine review : a journal of clinical therapeutic
  • 2009
Clinical trials indicate curcumin may have potential as a therapeutic agent in diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease, pancreatitis, arthritis, and chronic anterior uveitis, as well as certain types of cancer. Expand
Curcumin inhibits lung cancer cell invasion and metastasis through the tumor suppressor HLJ1.
The results show that curcumin induces HLJ1, through activation of the JNK/JunD pathway, and inhibits lung cancer cell invasion and metastasis by modulating E-cadherin expression, which supports the application ofCurcumin in anti-cancer metastasis therapy. Expand
Turmeric growing information
  • Green Harvest Organic Gardening Supplies. Retrieved
  • 2008
Studies on the in vitro absorption of spice principles--curcumin, capsaicin and piperine in rat intestines.
  • D. Suresh, K. Srinivasan
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association
  • 2007
A comparative evaluation of the absorbability of three structurally similar and physiologically active spice principles in an in vitro system consisting of everted rat intestinal sacs was made, indicating that piperine did not undergo any metabolic change during the process of absorption. Expand
Turmeric extracts containing curcuminoids prevent experimental rheumatoid arthritis.
In conclusion, these data document the in vivo antiarthritic efficacy of an essential oil-depleted turmeric fraction and suggest that the three major curcuminoids are responsible for thisAntiarthritic effect, while the remaining compounds in the crude turmeric extract may inhibit this protective effect. Expand