It has been said that turmeric has something for every body part of human being and it is the best choice of every grandmother to treat any kind of infection, wound, cut or burn. Indeed turmeric is a miraculous plant that is full of high level nutrition values. There is very less herb or plant available in the nature that has as rich nutritious values as turmeric has and that is why it has been used for thousands of years for various reasons whether it is culinary purpose or beautifying yourself or treating any kind of disease and infection. It has always been there. Turmeric is a plant of ginger family and it is native to Asia but it has not restrained itself within Asia instead it can be found all around the world. If it is said that turmeric is the world’s healthiest food then it would not have been wrong. It is full of high level nutrition values such as phytonutrients, vitamin B-6, vitamin C, calcium, magnesium, potassium, carbohydrate, and rich amount of iron, curcumin and many of other nutrients that can be beneficial for your every body part. One of the most noticeable benefits of turmeric is that it helps in prevent cancer. According to the World Alzheimer’s Report 2009, “3.6 per cent of South Asians over the age of 60 suffer from dementia, compared with 6.4 per cent of Australasian and 7.2 per cent of Western Europeans. Similarly, the World Health Organization says that cancer rates in India are considerably lower than those in more developed countries such as the US”. Why is it happens? This is because turmeric has been used in India more than any other developed countries. It is a natural anti-inflammatory agent and it inhibits the new blood vessels in tumors and it is also powerful antioxidants that can save you from many diseases. It also helps you in preventing cardiovascular disease such as strokes and heart attacks. Curcumin has a positive effect on cholesterol level and it can help lower your bad cholesterol level in the blood vessels. It also helps you in improving your immune system and this can help you fight against normal cold, flu and fever. It also helps you with your gastrointestinal problems that are related to your stomach and bowel. It helps you improve your digestion system and keep away some common stomach problems such as constipation, gas, inflammation of bowel etc. Even it can also help you in diabetes as well. If you are suffering with pre-diabetes then regular consumption of turmeric may delay the onset of diabetes type 2. It is one of the most powerful antiseptic agents available in the nature and can help you with wound, cuts or even burn. No other natural agent can heal your wound as early as turmeric can. Therefore you might have learned how single turmeric can be so effective in the treatment of various kind of disease and how you can take full advantage of this miraculous natural plant.