How to Remove Turmeric Stains

How to Remove Turmeric Stains
Imagine living and working with turmeric on an everyday basis. At Tilbury’s Tonics they deal with over 20 kg of fresh turmeric in an average session in the kitchen. So you would expect Guy Tilbury would have a few good pointers on how to remove turmeric stains. He shares some of his favourite tips here…… Fresh Turmeric...

Turmeric Can Help Thyroid Problems in Dogs

Turmeric Can Help Thyroid Problems in Dogs
Thyroid problems in dogs are often hard to diagnose. There can be a range of symptoms that are detrimental to a dog’s health and yet they are easily blamed on other diseases or illnesses. Certain dog breeds have a susceptibility to thyroid disease (the most common endocrine disease in dogs)...

Drug Interactions

Drug Interactions
It is important to note that any herbal or bioactive substance which has real pharmacological effect also has possible interactions with medications or other herbal or dietary items. For this reason we always strongly recommend that you work with your physician or veterinarian, and let them know that you are using turmeric...

Side Effects

Side Effects
Many websites talk about turmeric side effects. Please be aware that they are often referring to the side effects of consuming turmeric’s main active ingredient, curcumin, in high doses. At Turmeric Life we suggest ingesting turmeric as a whole food either via the Turmeric Golden Paste recipe OR by taking turmeric capsules that contain turmeric...

Can Turmeric Treat Cancer?

Can Turmeric Treat Cancer?
Previously there was no research evidence to show that turmeric or curcumin can prevent or treat cancer but a recent research project led by Dr R Baskaran has shown some positive results.Curcumin, a bioactive compound derived from turmeric (Curcuma longa) has long been recognized as being an effective anticancer, anti-inflammatory,...

How to Eat Turmeric

How to Eat Turmeric
It should be an easy answer but for the majority of us raised on a Western diet, turmeric is not included. So how do you eat turmeric?? We asked this question in Doug English’s Turmeric User Group (over 270,000 members) to find out the most popular way to consume turmeric for people...

All About Black Peppercorns

All About Black Peppercorns
This is the first entry in what will be an exhaustive compendium on the uses and benefits of bioactive foods. We’ll focus at first on the products we carry, but will expand to others as will. Sections:1. Basic information2. Pepper and metabolism3. Pepper as an anti-inflammatory4. Cannabinoids in pepper5. Pepper in wine6. Pepper and Vitiligo7. Black pepper...

Turmeric for Dogs - Thinking Outside of the Bowl

Turmeric for Dogs - Thinking Outside of the Bowl
An Australian newspaper has highlighted the use of turmeric for dogs in a recent article. The Courier Mail shines the light on the Vet behind the turmeric phenomenon, Doug English, along with his website Turmeric Life and his ever-growing Facebook group – the Turmeric User Group (TUG). In the article written by Jodie Munro O’Brien, Mac...

Sebastian's Battle with Cancer

Sebastian's Battle with Cancer
"The pleasures of owning horses stem from caring and feeding them to riding and handling, however there are equally as many saddening moments that come with this deal. Like humans, horses have an endless list of potential illnesses, injuries and psychological issues they risk developing in their lives. It is...