Turmeric can add spice and color to your life as well as many health benefits including helping fight inflammation, the root cause of most of our chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels, arthritis, cancer, asthma, arthritis, Crohn’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease, cancer and Parkinson’s disease.  A healthy diet including turmeric can help fight these chronic diseases for most people. (See side effects of turmeric) Shared from Organic Facts website.