Tag Archives: Spice

Turmeric Wonder Spice? Compound In Common Spice Encourages Brain Repair

Could the key to dealing with degenerative diseases and brain damage be locked away in a common household spice? Some researchers think so, and they’re betting that a big push behind turmeric will lead to treatments that will save lives. At the Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine for Germany’s Research Centre Juelich, scientists are experimenting with the spice turmeric to ...

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US Spice Imports Contaminated With Salmonella, Bugs, And Rubber Bands

US spice imports can be contaminated with salmonella, bugs, and even rubber bands, according to a report released on Wednesday by the US Food and Drug Administration. The FDA’s report explained that about 12 percent of the spices imported to the US contain contaminants. Federal authorities found that about seven percent of us spice imports examined by federal investigators were ...

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