What happens when 2 spoons of turmeric is added to the menu twice per day for a period of 60 days? There are some pretty amazing brain effects that may occur for people who make this addition to their diet. Why aren’t you already including this in your diet? When you eat it each day, twice per day, you may help fight the development of Alzheimer’s disease, a condition that affects thousands of elderly individuals throughout the U.S.
- The Center for Disease Control notes that deaths from Alzheimer’s are at the highest peak in the United States.
- Amyloid-beta plaques, which are a known marker for Alzheimer’s, are broken down by a constituent of turmeric.
- Some mental symptoms which abated for subjects in a turmeric-specific study were agitation, irritability and anxiety.
“PubMed and NCBI published, peer-reviewed journal study entitled ‘Effects of turmeric on Alzheimer’s disease with behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia.’ Researchers picked patients with Alzheimer’s disease and administered 764 milligram of turmeric. After just 12 weeks their behavioral symptoms were “improved remarkably” as a result of consuming turmeric.”