Can Turmeric Help Prevent or Treat Type 2 Diabetes?
While the spice isn’t new when it comes to certain cuisines, turmeric is suddenly earning a worldwide reputation for being a cure-all.
While it doesn’t quite fit the bill of a “cure-all,” there is some truth to the notion that turmeric can improve your health. New research finds that the spice can play a role in treating health conditions such as Alzheimer’s, heart disease, allergies, depression, multiple sclerosis and diabetes. In the case of treating Type 2 diabetes, turmeric can help reduce inflammation and oxidative stress, which both play a role in insulin resistance. For more on this common spice, head over to Everyday Health.