TURMERIC POWDER - TURMERIC & BLACK PEPPER (8oz)
Turmeric and black pepper pre-mixed ready to add to your drink. Health Benefits Of Black Pepper And Turmeric, Piperine is the key chemical in black pepper. It is similar to capsaicin a chemical in chili and offers many health benefits. Curcumin which is a polyphenol plays the same role in turmeric. Both compounds have been studied to examine the potential health benefits they can offer individually or together. Black pepper enhances bioavailability of Turmeric, Most of the curcumin that is ingested gets metabolized before it can get absorbed. Piperine is said to help make curcumin more bioavailable.This could be because it could inhibit certain intestinal digestive enzymes. When combined together, turmeric and black pepper could help relieve gastric mucosal damage caused by peptic ulcers.This is due to the capacity of curcumin to prevent growth of Helicobacter pylori bacteria which causes peptic ulcers and the protective capability of piperine. Both also have antioxidant benefits, they can benefit in improving memory loss and protect people from cognitive impairment from neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimers. Curcumin has anti-amyloid ability that can reduce amyloid pathway in Alzheimers. Both low and high doses of curcumin fed to laboratory mice seemed to reduce age-related memory loss.