Turmeric is used to relieve symptoms of heartburn, arthritis, joint pain, kidney problems, osteoarthritis, irritable bowel syndrome, and chronic inflammation. It can speed up wound healing, decrease acne, and control psoriasis flares.
Turmeric protects the liver from damage caused by alcohol, free radicals, toxins, and supports detoxification.
Curcumin and other chemicals in turmeric have anti-inflammatory properties known to decrease inflammation. Turmeric has been used for thousands of years to treat digestive issues.