Bioscience

UA study shows benefits of turmeric in preventing osteoporosis

September 2, 2010

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: Tucson Citizen] – A recently published study by Janet Funk, MD, at the University of Arizona College of Medicine adds to the literature supporting the potential health benefits of the spice turmeric, showing that it may be an effective resource for preventing osteoporosis, or bone loss, a significant concern for postmenopausal women, among others. The study findings also point to characteristics of the turmeric tested that may determine its efficacy.

For more information: UA Study Shows Benefits of Turmeric in Preventing Osteoporosis