Orlando, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/16/2016 -- Turmeric has been used for thousands of years as a medicinal spice. It is believed to fight a myriad of medical conditions and improve overall health. Individuals who suffer from diabetes may also consider the use of this spice.
Turmeric is one of the world's most researched anti-diabetic spices. Diabetes is one of the most common medical conditions affecting millions worldwide. While there are pharmaceutical drugs believed to help manage the condition, there are also natural remedies such as turmeric believed to be helpful for sufferers.
In traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine, turmeric has been used for thousands of years as a remedy for a range of ailments. Its healing benefits are believed to come from its phytochemical called curcumin.
"Today, there are many curcumin supplements available in the market," said Divine Bounty spokesperson, Melissa Scott.
A review about curcumin was published in the International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism. The title of the review is "Anti-Hyperglycemic Effect and Insulin Sensitizing Effects of Turmeric and Its Principle Constituent Curcumin."
It was found that turmeric could potentially be an effective remedy in the prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes, which is the most prevalent diagnosis around the world. The researchers believed that curcumin helped with the improvements.
Curcumin has a variety of healing ingredients such as anti-carcinogenic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties.
Curcumin could be an excellent intervention for type 2 diabetes. It can mitigate diabetes' characteristics pathophysiological hallmarks. This can include hyperglycemia or elevated blood sugar as well as insulin resistance.
In five human clinical trials, three were conducted with the participation of diabetics or pre-diabetic individuals. According to the review, there is a variety of ways that turmeric could improve the condition of individuals with type 2 diabetes.
Curcumin has the potential ability to decrease the production of liver glucosamine and glycogen. It could help increase the glucose uptake and activation of AMP kinase. It could suppress inflammatory state that is hyperglycemia-induced and stimulate the secretion of insulin from pancreatic tissues.
According to researchers, curcumin may also improve the functions of pancreatic cells as well as increase phosphorylation of AKT. It also has some glucose lowering effects as well as the ability to improve beta cell effect.
The Diabetes Care, which is the journal of American Diabetic Association, published a study. The study reveals that a dose of six capsules of 250mg of curcumin could potentially aid in the prevention of type 2 diabetes among prediabetics.
Today, curcumin supplements are widely available in the market. Individuals who want to take advantage of its health benefits may use these supplements (http://amazon.com/tumeric-supplements/dp/B00VSVKJ8I).
About Divine Bounty
Divine Bounty is a family-owned brand that manufactures high-quality turmeric curcumin supplements. Passionate about the potential health benefits of turmeric, the team behind Divine Bounty have carefully researched and sourced only the best ingredients to create the ideal blend of turmeric curcumin.
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