Friday, November 16

Diabetes

Uses of Turmeric in Diabetes

Diabetes
Turmeric as a multi-pronged natural substance that helps in the management of diabetes. This anti-hyperglycaemic substance improves insulin sensitivity, counters inflammation, helps lower blood sugar and reduces levels of glycosylated haemoglobin. It also brings down cholesterol and triglycerides which are linked to coronary heart disease and atherosclerosis in diabetics.  Anti-Hyperglycaemic action Curcumin is  the major component of turmeric that  helps in  lowering the blood glucose levels by  reducing the glucose production in the liver. Curcumin in turmeric also helps bring down levels of glycosylated hemoglobin Improves Insulin Sensitivity The curcumin in turmeric also stimulates glucose uptake by the body and stimulates insulin secretion by the pancreatic tissues. It im