Turmeric contains curcumin that has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. When taken with hot milk, it helps to boost one’s immunity.
High Curcumin level present in Alleppey turmeric is able to pass the blood-brain barrier, which might lead to several improvements in treating Alzheimer’s disease.
The antioxidants present in turmeric fingers reduce oxidative degeneration that slows down the aging process and prevents many diseases by stimulating various enzymes.
Due to the condiment properties of turmeric, it is also used as a preservative for pickles and making chutney.